Inside Jeffrey Dahmer’s childhood home where he committed first murder

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Jeffrey Dahmer’s Milwaukee flat analyzable was razed successful 1992 — a twelvemonth aft the cannibal slayer was caught concealing the remains of 11 of his victims connected the premises.

But the Ohio location wherever the murderer committed his archetypal slaying is inactive lasting and is the taxable of aggravated involvement successful the aftermath of Netflix’s wildly fashionable new bid “Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story.”

The 3-bed, 3-bath spot is located connected a ample 1.5-acre batch successful Bath Township, an affluent suburb of Akron, and is presently estimated to beryllium worthy $372,000 by Zillow.

The 2,170 quadrate ft location was built backmost successful 1952 — 16 years earlier Dahmer moved into the residence with his dada Lionel, mom, Joyce, and younger brother, David.

There, Dahmer developed a fascination with dissecting the bodies of dormant animals and began fantasizing astir controlling a wholly submissive antheral partner.

In 1978, the past 18-year-old committed the archetypal of his 17 murders, picking up hitchhiker Steven Hicks earlier bringing him backmost to the home.

 The Jeffrey Dahmer Story." Evan Peters is pictured playing the cannibal slayer  inset. The Ohio location wherever Jeffrey Dahmer committed his archetypal execution has go the taxable of aggravated involvement successful the aftermath of Netflix’s caller bid “Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story.” Evan Peters is pictured playing the cannibal slayer inset. Howard Hanna – Akron/Fairlawn; N
The 3-bed, 3-bath is located connected  a ample  1.5-acre batch  successful  Bath Township, an affluent suburb of Akron, and is presently  estimated to beryllium  worthy  $372,000 by Zillow. The 3-bed, 3-bath is located connected a ample 1.5-acre batch successful Bath Township, an affluent suburb of Akron, and is presently estimated to beryllium worthy $372,000 by Zillow. Howard Hanna – Akron/Fairlawn
Dahmer strangled hitchhiker Steven Hicks to decease  wrong  the location  backmost  successful  1978. Dahmer strangled hitchhiker Steven Hicks to decease wrong the location backmost successful 1978. Howard Hanna – Akron/Fairlawn

In the surviving country of the residence, Dahmer bludgeoned Hicks with a 10-pound dumbbell and subsequently strangled him to death.

According to the FBI, the sick slayer had enactment with Hicks’ corpse earlier dissecting the assemblage successful the basement.

Weeks later, Dahmer crushed the body’s bones with a sledgehammer earlier scattering them successful woodlands down the home.

Dahmer yet moved retired of the location respective years aboriginal erstwhile his begetter sold the property.

The residence changed hands respective times implicit the ensuing decades, including aggregate times aft the killer’s 1991 arrest.

The residence has changed hands respective  times implicit    the ensuing decades, including aggregate  times aft  the killer's 1991 arrest. The residence has changed hands respective times implicit the ensuing decades, including aggregate times aft the killer’s 1991 arrest. Howard Hanna – Akron/Fairlawn
The 70-year-old location  has undergone extended  renovations and is implicit   with modern   woody  flooring and stainless alloy  appliances. The 70-year-old location has undergone extended renovations and is implicit with modern woody flooring and stainless alloy appliances. Howard Hanna – Akron/Fairlawn
The location   has been up   for merchantability  doubly  successful  the past   decade, but was removed from the marketplace  some  times. The location has been up for merchantability doubly successful the past decennary but was removed from the marketplace some times. Howard Hanna – Akron/Fairlawn

The 70-year-old location has undergone extended renovations since the days Dahmer lived there, with caller listing photos showing the location implicit with modern woody flooring and stainless alloy appliances.

Musician Chris Butler bought the location for $244,500 backmost successful 2005, with the rocker telling The Observer: “The location has a large vibe, I mean, aft all, the house didn’t termination anybody, and I don’t judge successful ghosts, and there’s perfectly nary crushed to deliberation there’s thing untoward here.”

Butler enactment the location up for merchantability for $329,000 successful 2012 earlier aboriginal removing it from the market.

Steven Hicks (pictured) was murdered wrong  the home. He was the archetypal  of Dahmer's 17 victims. Steven Hicks (pictured) was murdered wrong the home. He was the archetypal of Dahmer’s 17 victims. Wikipedia Commons

In 2014, the location was listed erstwhile again — this clip for $299,999. According to the Zillow listing, the location erstwhile again failed to find a purchaser and it was again taken down for sale.

It appears Butler inactive owns the home, and helium adjacent fto scenes from the 2017 movie
“My Friend Dahmer” beryllium filmed connected the property. The flick starred histrion Anne Heche, who died pursuing a car clang earlier this year.