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13 Twisted Facts About Jack The Ripper And His Unfortunate Victims

Jack the Ripper terrorized the prostitutes of London in the late 1800s. He was blamed for the deaths of at least five women - and possibly as many as 13 - all of whom were found in alleys slashed and mutilated. All of their bodies were found in the Whitechapel area of London, known for its brothels and slums, which is why Jack the Ripper's collective victims were referred to as the Whitechapel murders. The brutal details of these gruesome murders haunt people to this day, particularly since Jack the Ripper was never caught.