If there is a fine line between crime news and the gossip press, Juana Barraza Samperio just recently crossed it. The notorious year-old. It will analyze the representations of Juana Barraza, as La Dama del la policía capturo a una mujer, Juana Barraza Samperio, conocida en el la lucha libre. Finally, in , police caught a female [lucha libre] wrestler red-handed: Juana Barraza Samperio, as she fled the scene where an year-old.

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Witnesses at previous murder scenes had described a masculine-looking woman [7] and police had previously looked for a transvestite although they later admitted that the former wrestler resembled composite images of the suspect.

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Barraza’s mother, Justa Samperio, was an alcoholic who reportedly exchanged her for three beers to a man who repeatedly raped her in his care.

Regardless of Juana Barraza’s denial, Mexican courts found her guilty of 16 murders in the spring of Wang Qiang 45 Victims during 9 Years. This woman with shiny hair and a permanent smile on her face was many things before she became a prisoner. The authorities believed that Juana Barraza was brilliant because she was a psychopath who felt no remorse. Juana Barraza asked for a divorce. Her name resurfaced in when she married another inmate: On 31 March she was found guilty on 16 charges of murder and aggravated burglary, including 11 separate counts of murder.

Ronald Dominique 23 Victims during 10 Years. At one point, the police hypothesized that two killers might be involved. Juana Barraza Serial Killer Profile: Back to top Serial Killers Active During The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Juana Barraza Charles Edmund Cullen 29 Victims during 20 Years.

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She laughs now when she thinks about it. Then again, Barraza herself is seen wearing bright red in virtually every picture of her there is, wrestling gear notwithstanding. Her mother, Sampfrio Samperio. Technically speaking, there’s no such thing as a sentence of life imprisonment in Mexico, which would explain why authorities felt such an incredibly long time was necessary to ensure she never again walked free. She had 4 children.


Found guilty on 16 charges of murder and aggravated burglary, including 11 separate counts of murder. Authorities still had absolutely no clue who she was and had few leads that could lead them barrazaa her until one minor difference between Alfaro and all her other victims changed the case in a major way. She was first portrayed in a tv series called “Mujer casos de la vida real” in the early ‘s.

The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Juana Barraza Strangulation is death by compressing the neck until the supply of oxygen is cut off. Mar 31, Age 50 Sentence: She made her living from a business she owned as well as the money she made as a wrestler.

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Barraza bludgeoned or strangled them before robbing them. The Forensic Psychology o Discovery en Espanol in Spanish. To the surprise of many Mexicans, who had supposed the killer to be male, the suspect detained was Juana Barraza, 48, a female wrestler known professionally as The Silent Lady. She would knock on the door, smile, barrqza herself as a social worker and flash a stethoscope. The Lady of Silence. However, there was also ample opportunity to turn her life around, and had things gone a little bit differently, her name could’ve wound up associated with overcoming abuse.


Cloud the Serial Killer Database. Rape is usually defined as having sexual intercourse with a person who does not want to, or cannot consent.

Police found evidence that some of her victims bwrraza also abused [12]. Epazoyucan, Hidalgo Birth Order: Not so with La Mataviejitas, whose actions are almost entirely explained through the translation of her most popular sobriquet.

Juana Barraza a known: Mexico City prosecutors said fingerprint evidence linked Barraza to at least 10 murders [13] of the as many as 40 murders attributed to the killer. Furthermore, Barraza associated her elderly victims with her mother and believed that she was helping society by killing them.

Instead, she sampefio her victim, usually with said stethoscope and then stabbed her. La Mataviejitas has become more than a popular folk figure in the collective Mexican imagination. After years of simmering resentment about the way her mother treated her, followed perhaps by some dissatisfaction about the failure of her wrestling career, the death of Juana Barraza’s son was the final trigger to her descent into a murderous rage.

48 murders later, the “Little Old Lady Killer” files for divorce

The judge sentenced her to years in prison for 17 murders. Two months later, police began checking the fingerprints of bodies in juaana city’s morgues in the apparent belief that Mataviejitas might have committed suicide. This is hardly a surprise, as incidents this traumatic and horrific can be hard for victims to recall no matter how much time passes after the incident.

Female mass murderers have existed all throughout history, yet it nonetheless is far more common that a male would start a murderous rampage, statistically speaking.