The Chopper at Carter Lake: The Chilling Case of the ‘Hex Killer’, Jake Bird

An axe-wielding maniac put a powerful hex on anyone connected to his case.

Jonathan Harker
4 min readMar 21, 2024

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In late 1928, the city of Omaha, Nebraska was gripped by terror as a series of brutal axe murders and attacks occurred. The assailant, dubbed “The Chopper” by the press, targeted victims near Carter Lake, hacking…

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Jonathan Harker

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