Bobby Joe Long

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NAME: Bobby Joe Long

CONVICTIONS: First degree murder, rape, kidnapping, Sexual battery, aggravated assault, armed burglary

SPAN OF MURDERS: 1984-1984

NUMBER OF VICTIMS: 10+

SENTENCE: Death by lethal injection

DATE OF BIRTH: 14/10/1953

CURRENT STATUS: Death Row

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Bobby Joe Long was a brutal and ruthless killer who terrorised women in Florida before his arrest in 1984 where he claimed to have also raped over 50 women. In 1984 the Sunshine State of Florida was home to one of the most notorious killers in American history. Bobby Joe Long was a sadistic individual. Born with an extra X chromosome which caused him to grow breasts during puberty, difficult relationships with women and an enjoyment of violence resulted in a deep hatred of women which he acted on. After his arrest for the murders of eight women he claimed to have killed a further two women and raped over 50. Long has been on death row since 1985.