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BTK Strangler

Dennis L. Rader, 60, of Park City, pleaded guilty to 10 killings dating to 1974, and confessed to being Wichita's BTK serial killer. Rader was arrested Feb. 25, 2005, and sentenced Aug. 18, 2005. He is to serve 10 consecutive life sentences with no chance of parole for more than 40 years.

'BIND, TORTURE, KILL': THE BOOK

"Bind, Torture, Kill: The Inside Story of the Serial Killer Next Door" is published by HC, an imprint of HarperCollins.

A portion of The Eagle's proceeds are being donated to the Sedgwick County Law Enforcement Memorial Fund, which will honor fallen officers.

The book is available at The Eagle, 825 E. Douglas; Watermark Books, 4701 E. Douglas; and other retailers.

AUDIO EXCERPTS

Listen to the authors read excerpts from "Bind, Torture, Kill".

MULTIMEDIA GALLERIES

PHOTO GALLERIES

Joseph Otero
Joseph Otero
, Jan 15, 1974
Julie Otero
Julie Otero
, Jan 15, 1974
Josephine Otero
Josephine Otero
, Jan 15, 1974
Joseph Otero II
Joseph
Otero II
, Jan 15, 1974
Katherine Bright
Katherine Bright
, April 4, 1974
Shirley Vian Relford
Shirley Vian Relford
, March 17, 1977
Nancy Fox
Nancy Fox
, Dec 8, 1977
Marine Hedge
Marine Hedge
, April 27, 1985
After 1978, BTK would go silent for 25 years, before sending a letter taking credit for Wegerle's unsolved slaying. Marine Hedge and Delores Davis were added after Dennis Rader's arrest in February 2005.
On June 27, 2005, Rader stood in court and gave his account of how he committed the crimes. Those details are linked under the name of the deceased.
Vicki Wegerle
Vicki Wegerle
, Sept 16, 1986
Delores Davis
Delores Davis
, Jan 19, 1991

SIGNATURE

A photo of BTK's signature

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