Rose West

Rose West

NAME: Rosemary West

CONVICTION: Murder

SPAN OF KILLINGS: 1971 - 1987

NUMBER OF VICTIMS: 10+

SENTENCE: Life imprisonment

DATE OF BIRTH: 29/11/1953

CURRENT STATUS: In prison

MORE INFO: The crimes for which Rosemary West was convicted occurred mainly between April 1973 and August 1979. She murdered Charmaine West, the daughter of Fred's previous wife Rena, in June 1971, and stored her body in the cellar at their previous home at 25 Midland Road, Gloucester while Fred West was serving a prison sentence for petty theft. When he was released, he buried the body. One of the bodies found at 25 Cromwell Street was that of their daughter, Heather, who was also murdered by Rose in June 1987 at the age of 16, after being abused by her parents. The Wests told friends and concerned parties that Heather had gone away to work at a holiday village.

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