The dating game killer
Decades later, she recalled the experience during one of Alcala’s trials.
She remembered being wary of him at first, but he told the girl he was a friend of her parents and he had a picture to show her.
With her attacker on the loose and no knowledge of his whereabouts, the Shapiros left the country.
In other words, he was what is popularly known as a psychopath.The most intriguing true crime tales are the ones that continue to unfold for decades, holding our attention captive long after the perpetrator has been put away.One such case is that of Rodney James Alcala, the so-called Dating Game Killer.Shapiro got in his car and Alcala took her to his apartment.Fortunately for Shapiro, that is all she can remember of the horrific experience.