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Richard Chase: The Vampire Of Sacramento

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In this world, there are bad people, and there are evil people, and then there's serial killers! The Vampire of Sacramento, aka Richard Chase was one of the most terrifying, and brutal serial killer that has ever walked the face of this planet. His demonic killing was not done out of hatred, but out of fear. He feared for his life every time he slaughtered one of his victims. His schizophrenic mind convinced him that the Natzis were actualy posining Richard, and in order for him to live, he must drink the blood of the victims and eat the remains. In order to understand why Richard felt like he needed to kill people, people must first look at his early childhood and adulthood, life what he did during his murders, and how he got caught.

Richard chase was born in santa clara county in the 1950s, when he was growing up at the age of ten doctors noticed richard was showing signs of a mental disorder called the Macdonald triad. The macdonalds trades symptoms included enuresis, pyromania, and zoosadism, this was very problematic for the family. Even when he was still in his adolescence he was very well known for abusing drugs and his infamous drinking problems. When he was in Highschool he couldnt ever maintain a steady relationship, in order for him to get a erection or get around girls he needed to perform violent acts such as killing animals. As he was growing up his household became more strict, his father was very ruthless and brutal. His father use to beat and abuse richard due to his alcohol problem. As he became older his mental disorder worsened, He always worried that his heart would suddenly stop beating, or he would cry to his mom because he thought someone had stolen his pulmonary artery. Phobia of heart complications was only the least of richards worries, he also feared that his brain wasn't receiving enough vitamin c.He would hold oranges on his head, believing Vitamin C would be absorbed by his brain via diffusion. While he walked around in his house he would feel his bones move, so in response he shaved his head bald and constantly looked in the mirror so he can see if his bones was out of place. After a couple of years Richard chase got fed up and left his moms house for fear that she was secretly trying to poison him and left to rent an apartment with his friend. After a while of living in an apartment, his friends complained about richards drug problem, he was constantly intoxicated on alcohol ,marijuana, and LSD. Richard had the urge to get naked,and just walk around the apartment. He wouldn't care who was in front of him, his friends would be disgusted and annoyed because they would try to bring company over there house and Richard would refuse to put any close on. Finally fed up with it all, Richards friends demanded that he move out, When he stayed and repeatedly told them that he wasn't going to move, they moved out instead. Once he was alone in the apartment, Richard would capture different types of animals and...

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