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Crime History: 'Casanova Killer' shot after chaotic manhunt

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On this day, Nov. 18, in 1974, Paul John Knowles -- dubbed "the Casanova Killer" -- was shot dead after slipping out of handcuffs while in custody. In 1974, Knowles went on a deadly, four-month, cross-country rampage after his fiancee dumped him on the advice of a psychic, killing between 18 and 35 people, including hitchikers, elderly women and a young mother while her 2-year-old watched. He...

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