Faryion Wardrip

Faryion Wardrip

About Faryion Wardrip

Faryion Edward Wardrip is an American serial killer who raped and murdered five women in Wichita Falls, Texas and the surrounding counties from 1984 to 1986. On the 6th of May 1986 Wardrip killed Tina Kimbrew, 21, a recent friend of his. Few days later, on May 9th, he called the Police and owned up to the crime. He was sentenced to 35 prison years. Paroled in 1997 he moved to Olney where he remarried and become an active supporter of the local Church, gaining good reputation. In 1999 a Wichita Falls detective - John Little - started a cold case investigation that lead him to discover a previously unknown link between Wardrip and Ellen Blau - one of the girls murdered in 1985. John Little stole from a trash can a paper cup that Wardrip used to drink and after a DNA check it was clear that Wardrip was the man who raped and murdered Terry Lee Sims, 20, and Toni Gibbs, 24.

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