Sacramento, California: Burial Yard of Landlady Serial Killer

Dorothea Puente killed seven elderly tenants in the 1980s and buried them in her tiny front and back yard -- and kept cashing their Social Security checks. She died in prison in 2011. Subsequent homeowners acknowledge history with a custom sign and a seasonal Dorothea dummy.

Address:
1426 F St., Sacramento, CA
Directions:
15th St. and F St., on house in on the south side. Private property - visible from street.
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It was that awful, awful woman that did it! Don't blame me! - The House

Burial Yard of Landlady Serial Killer

Cool stop. Must see.

[Shelly, 11/09/2020]

As the gate sign notes about the notorious serial murderer who lived here: "It was that awful, awful woman that did it! Don't blame me! - The House"

Serial killer landlady dummy.

Burial Yard of Landlady Serial Killer

The homeowners seem to have a sense of humor about the case and have posted funny signs. If you don't know the background of the case, seriously google it! Craziness!

[The Barnetts, 07/01/2016]

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