Alleged serial killer Michael Gargiulo is serving time in prison for over a decade now. On Wednesday, May 29, actor Ashton Kutcher testified in the trial of Michael in Los Angeles federal court. Michael is charged with brutally stabbing more than three women to death. One of Michael’s victim is Ashton’s former girlfriend, Ashley Ellerin.
During his trial on Wednesday, prosecutors revealed a horrifying fact. According to prosecutors, Michael cut off a woman’s breast.
Public prosecutors described Gargiulo, 43, as a serial killer and psychosexual killer.
Adding to his tally, he allegedly killed as many as 10 women. He is dubbed as ‘Hollywood Ripper.’
Moving on to actor Ashton’s testimony, he and Ellerin made a dinner reservation for February 21, 2001. He was set to pick up Ellerin from her apartment in Hollywood. However, the actor never got to see her again.
According to police, Ellerin died shortly after she spoke to Ashton at 8:24 p.m. on February 21.
Here are a few things you might want to know about the 43-year-old Hollywood Ripper.
Hollywood Ripper Michael Gargiulo Wife/ Family
Tagged as Hollywood Ripper, Michael Gargiulo gained national attention at the age of 28. Back then, he allegedly stabbed two California based women to death.
However, the details of Gargiulo’s wife, parents, and siblings are still unknown. Whether Michael is a married man with children, is still unknown.
Alleged Serial Killer’ Michael Gargiulo Wiki
Born in Glenview, Illinois, Michael Gargiulo’s parents of American descent. Born and raised in his hometown in Glenview, Illinois, Michael is of white Caucasian ethnicity. His nationality is American.
Also known as Chiller Killer, Michael stabbed his neighbor, Tricia Pacaccio, 18, to death. Tricia’s corpse was found on August 14, 1993. Her father found her corpse. In order to avoid police scrutiny, Michael then moved to Los Angeles in 1998. In between 2001 and 2008, he allegedly killed three people.
On 21 February 2001, he allegedly killed Ashley Ellerin, stabbing her 47 times at her home in Hollywood. According to police reports, Michael stabbed on her chest, stomach, neck, and ribs. On that night, Ellerin had plans to attend a post-Grammy Award party with Ashton Kutcher.
On 1 December 2005, he allegedly stabbed Maria Bruno to death near her home in El Monte, California. He allegedly stabbed her 17 times. Moreover, on 28 April 2008, he allegedly tried to murder his neighbor named Michelle Murphy at her home in Santa Monica. Michael’s DNA sample was found at the scene.
How Old is Michael Gargiulo – His Age
Born in the year 1976, Michael Gargiulo is 43 years of age at present. He celebrates his birthday on the 15th of February.
After his 28th birthday, Michael is serving time in prison, awaiting a capital murder trial.
Michael Gargiulo’s Net Worth
The details of Gargiulo’s professional life is still unknown. Nonetheless, according to Heavy, Michael worked as a factory worker before his imprisonment.
However, the details of Michael Gargiulo’s net worth and earnings are still unknown.
According to Neuvoo, the average factory worker salary in the USA is $23,400 per year i.e. $12 per hour. Entry-level workers earn a base salary of $18,379 per year, however, experienced workers make up to $39,780 per year.