Alphabet Murders


The Alphabet Murders is an unsolved serial murder case from 1971 to 1973. Three young girls from Rochester were found raped and murdered in the suburbs. The case is known as the "[wikipedia]Alphabet Murders" or the "Double Initial Murders" because the first and last initial of each of the girls was the same as the initial of the town they were found in. To wit:

Other similarities and unusual aspects:

It is suspected that [wikipedia]Hillside Strangler and Rochester native Kenneth Bianchi may have committed these murders, but there is no direct evidence linking him to the crimes.

A movie, The Alphabet Killer, is being filmed in Rochester in January 2007 roughly based on these murders. The official site for the movie is [WWW] Rochesterians are being hired for small roles and as extras.