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George J. DAVIES





Classification: Murderer
Characteristics: Rape - Paroled sex offender
Number of victims: 2
Date of murders: May 9/14, 1957
Date of birth: 1922
Victims profile: Gaetane Boivin, 16 / Brenda Doucette, 8
Method of murder: Stabbing with a screwdriver / Strangulation
Location: Bristol/Waterbury, Connecticut, USA
Status: Executed by electrocution in Connecticut on September 20, 1959

On May 14, 1957, eight-year-old Brenda Doucette was reported missing en route to her neighborhood school, in Bristol, Connecticut. Found dead the same day, she had been stabbed 22 times with a screwdriver and strangled with a man's sweater.

Police arrested 38-year-old George Davies, a paroled sex offender, and he surprised them with his instant confession in two murders. The first victim, 16-year-old Gaetane Boivin, had been kidnapped and killed in identical fashion at Waterbury, Connecticut, on May 9, her body recovered by searchers twelve days later.

Michael Newton - An Encyclopedia of Modern Serial Killers



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