The murder mutilates his victims bodies before killing them.
The madman mutilates art work
It was better than having the Congs get them, maybe mutilating the bodies.
Walter Dean Myers -- Fallen Angels
He did not like to look at the fish anymore since he had been mutilated. When the fish had been hit it was as though he himself were hit.
Ernest Hemingway -- The Old Man and the Sea
A bulk-sized box of Snickers and a Tupperware container of homemade brownies had been placed on the table next to laminated photos of mutilated bodies.
Laurie Halse Anderson -- The Impossible Knife of Memory
So the self-mutilation was worth it.
Gillian Flynn -- Gone Girl
At nine there was an appearance by some activist wanting the Circle’s help in her campaign against vaginal mutilation in Malawi.
Dave Eggers -- The Circle
Even lower on the list were the 400-series: faking sick, tattooing or self-mutilation, conducting a business, or unauthorized physical contact (like hugging someone who was crying).
Piper Kerman -- Orange Is the New Black
If you shout or scream, your time in solitary is extended; if you hurt yourself by refusing to eat or mutilating your body, your time in solitary is extended; if you complain to officers or say anything menacing or inappropriate, your time in solitary is extended.
Bryan Stevenson -- Just Mercy
He’s been beaten, mutilated, and bleeding for days, yet he can still fight off several men at a time.
Susan Ee -- Angelfall
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They said she had forced her stepdaughter to mutilate her own face because, at the sweet age of thirteen, she had become more beautiful than the jealous queen could stand.
Marissa Meyer -- Cinder
All found in forgotten hallways; all mutilated beyond recognition.
Sarah J. Maas -- Throne of Glass
Her body should be quite warm when the Prince reaches her mutilated form.
William Goldman -- The Princess Bride
And that one, the fat one, the glutton, the bomber, the mutilator of innocent children.
Ellen Raskin -- The Westing Game
It would also explain the extraordinary number of stab wounds and the mutilation.
Scott Pratt -- An Innocent Client
The students cheered and triumphantly threw the mutilated shoes into the air.
Ji-Li Jiang -- Red Scarf Girl
I keep drawing so I don’t have to look at him, but I’m mutilating the sketch I’m working on.
Katja Millay -- The Sea of Tranquility
Saw much of the work I had done in the way of severed limbs, decapitated bodies, and mutilated remains of all kinds.
James M. McPherson -- What They Fought For - 1861-1865
The women were horribly mutilated and in terrible pain, but at each moan two of the nurses jeered and mimicked the sounds.
Corrie Ten Boom -- The Hiding Place
It would have been hard to miss, considering you mutilated that driver.
Alexandra Bracken -- The Darkest Minds
His body had been mutilated, his head cut off and spiked.
V.S. Naipaul -- A Bend in the River
The plot is cute and complex, having largely to do with an alleged conspiracy on the part of Brandon Strathaway—Willard’s tycoon father—to dispose of old Ezra, whose hideously mutilated corpse is indeed found one morning in the entrails of a mechanical cranberry picker.
William Styron -- Sophie’s Choice
He glanced resentfully at a pile of mutilated stuffed animals heaped in the corner of the porch.
Rick Riordan -- The Blood of Olympus
"He’s only a lad; whatever he did, he doesn’t deserve to be mutilated for life!"
Diana Gabaldon -- Outlander
The mutilated bodies of the bride and groom were lying side by side.
James Patterson -- 1st to Die
The stump of his mutilated tail wagged wildly, and he tap-danced like he was treading on hot coal.
Khaled Hosseini -- And The Mountains Echoed
Ever so gently, she begins to clean the mutilated flesh on Gale’s back.
Suzanne Collins -- Catching Fire
Very slowly it walked to the mutilated body and looked down.
Lois Lowry -- The Giver
That I let the Capitol kill the boy and mutilate her without lifting a finger.
Suzanne Collins -- The Hunger Games
When the neighbors brought her husband’s body home, it had been mutilated and burnt.
Alice Walker -- The Color Purple
The others died-betrayed, mauled, mutilated, poisoned, or cursed by the gods.
Rick Riordan -- The Sea of Monsters
On his train rides through Mexico, he told me, he had witnessed five separate incidents where migrants had been mutilated by the train.
Sonia Nazario -- Enrique’s Journey
Anyone who mutilates themselves like that—
Cassandra Clare -- City of Bones
He slumped against the wall, muttered some thing under his breath, and crossed his mutilated foot over the good one.
Khaled Hosseini -- The Kite Runner
He brought out a sharp razor from the goatskin bag slung from his left shoulder and began to mutilate the child.
Chinua Achebe -- Things Fall Apart
It made me shudder to think of so mutilating the body of the woman whom I had loved.
Bram Stoker -- Dracula
The form was mutilated by two second-handers who assumed the right to improve upon that which they had not made and could not equal.
Ayn Rand -- The Fountainhead
The Japanese turned on civilians, engaging in killing contests, raping tens of thousands of people, mutilating and crucifying them, and provoking dogs to maul them.
Laura Hillenbrand -- Unbroken
"Since you have preserved my narration," said he, "I would not that a mutilated one should go down to posterity."
Mary Shelley -- Frankenstein
They will stoop to any form of base warfare: torture, beheading, mutilation.
Marcus Luttrell -- Lone Survivor
It was a question of degrading himself, mutilating himself.
George Orwell -- 1984
I stare at her face, wondering if her parents actually named her Tigris, inspiring her mutilation, or if she chose the style and changed her name to match her stripes.
Suzanne Collins -- Mockingjay
Will He accept a mutilated sacrifice?
Charlotte Bronte -- Jane Eyre
She could have shot herself, scratched herself, or indulged in other forms of self-mutilation, but she chose what she probably felt was the weakest option—to at least endure the discomfort of the weather.
Markus Zusak -- The Book Thief
The windows near the ceiling were small and dirty, the old leather furniture spilled its innards, the tables were mutilated, the walls ash-colored, the floor concrete.
John Knowles -- A Separate Peace
’It’s filled with pain and mutilation and death.
Joseph Heller -- Catch-22
Drink had destroyed his mind, and so he ended in that mutilation-fool that he was.
Homer -- The Odyssey
What else would you feed the kind of monster that would brutally mutilate its own mother?
Stephenie Meyer -- Breaking Dawn
It would also be worth checking to see if there were any cases of animal abuse or mutilation in the area back then.
Stieg Larsson -- The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
"Professor," drawled Malfoy, "Weasley’s mutilating my roots, sit."
J.K. Rowling -- Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban