Background

Born 25 July 1959
  • Place of birth: Lasky, Ukraine
  • Parents: Yuri Onoprienko (Mother's Identity Unknown)
  • Children: 1

Case File

Anatoly Onoprienko Opt
Anatoly
Onoprienko
Serial Killer

Victims

52 Convictions

After his arrest in 1996, he admitted to killing 52 people, dating back to 1989. He targeted families after his mother died and his father abandoned him in childhood. He then targeted any potential witnesses. Police found a slew of evidence in his home, including weapons and items he stole from his victims. He claimed that he killed in response to commands he was given by inner voices. He's gone on record saying that he felt no remorse for his crimes. While in prison, Onoprienko issued a press release saying that his goal was to achieve a world record for killing. He escaped the death penalty and was sentenced to life imprisonment.

  • Arson
  • Breaking and entering
  • Murder

Status

Deceased
Heart Failure