Top 5 Most Shocking Satanic Murders. These murders all has satanic motivation behind them. Pretty shocking murders and pretty cruel stories all together…
5. Ricky Kasso
Richard "Ricky" Kasso, also known as The Acid King, murdered his 17-year-old acquaintance Gary Lauwers on June 16, 1984. He repeatedly stabbed and beat Gary to death whilst high on LSD (“acid”). The murder was frontpage news in New York City and across the nation due to the torture of Lauwers and alleged Satanic ritualistic aspects of the murder. The murder took place during a period when there was much public concern over the effects of Satanic and occult content in heavy metal music and in role playing games.
4. Royce, Jacob and Joseph
Fifteen year old Elyse Pahler's body was discovered near her home in California, in March 1996. She had been raped and murdered there eight months earlier by acquaintances Jacob Delashmutt, Joseph Fiorella and Royce Casey. The trio had lured Elyse from her house with the stated intention of killing her as part of a satanic ritual. In their defense, the defendants said they had needed to commit a "sacrifice to the devil" in order to give their heavy metal band, Hatred, the "craziness" to "go professional".
3. Gilles de Rais
Slaughter in the name of Satan is unsurprisingly not just a recent criminal phenomenon. A particularly well-known murderous beast was Gilles de Montmorency-Laval, a French nobleman born in around 1405. He actually fought alongside Joan of Arc during the Hundred Years’ War, but after she was burned on a stake by the English in 1431, de Rais took a disturbing interest in the occult. He started dabbling in alchemy and Satanism, leading the once Marshal of France to embark on the systematic satanic murder of dozens of children…
2. David Berkowitz
David Richard Berkowitz, also known as the Son of Sam and the .44 Caliber Killer, is an American serial killer convicted of a series of shooting attacks that began in the summer of 1976. He killed six victims with a .44 caliber Bulldog revolver and wounded seven others within a year. Highly publicized in the press, he terrorized New York City and achieved worldwide notoriety. After his arrest by New York City police in August 1977, Berkowitz was indicted for eight shooting incidents. He confessed to all of them and claimed a demon that possessed his neighbor's dog had commanded him to kill.
1. Richard Ramirez
Ricardo Leyva "Richard" Muñoz Ramírez was an American serial killer, rapist, and burglar. Prior to his capture, Ramirez was dubbed the "Night Stalker". Ramirez, who was an avowed Satanist, never expressed any remorse for his crimes. The judge who upheld his thirteen death sentences for 13 murders remarked that Ramirez's deeds exhibited "cruelty, callousness, and viciousness beyond any human understanding".