A 65-year-old Florida resident will be executed on Thursday. One of the most notorious serial killers was convicted for kidnapping, sexual assault and killing eight women in 1984.
Robert Long will be executed at 6pm.
According to the investigators, in the early 1980s, Long answered several ads for goods for sale in a local newspaper. When he appeared in the victims’ houses, he sexually assaulted them. For his crimes, Long was called “Classified Ad Rapist”. He was suspected of raping women in California and Florida.
The criminal was arrested after the kidnapping of Lisa McVey, a 17-year-old Tampa resident. After being sexually assaulted, she managed to escape and to report to the police.
Long confessed to committing the crimes.