Peter William Sutcliffe (born 2 June 1946) is a British serial killer known as the Yorkshire Ripper. He was born in Bingley, West Riding of Yorkshire. In 1981, he was convicted of murdering thirteen women and attempting to murder seven others. He was diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia. He is serving twenty sentences of life imprisonment in Broadmoor High Security Hospital.
Early life[change | edit source]
Sutcliffe married Sonia Szurma 10 August 1974. They lived together in Bradford.