Murderers who role played or made their victims take on a persona are rare, but the phenomenon is nevertheless fascinating. Sometimes, role playing killers put on a false face to manipulate victims. Other times, killers make their victims act like a person from their memories to cope with a disturbed past. Regardless of their reasons for playing pretend, stories of killers who role played are always a chilling topic to discuss.
From the killer who pretended to be a friendly rancher on Craigslist to the man who coerced women into acting as his personal prey, role playing killers develop elaborate means to target and murder their victims. It leaves you wondering, "Who can you really trust?" Even if you know all the obvious signs that a person may be a serial killer, you may still be surprised to one day discover that a seemingly friendly and helpful person actually has sinister intentions. Read on below to discover tales about murderers who role played or made their victims role play.
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