In 1974, the abduction and rape of three women in West Palm Beach, ?
? Florida send police on a desperate search for a serial rapist. A few ?
? blocks away, they find the suspect's abandoned car. In the trunk is ?
? the last will and testament of Paul John Knowles An escapee from ?
? Florida's Railford Penitentiary. The car itself is stolen; It was ?
? registered to a man in Ohio who was murdered two months prior. A ?
? nation-wide APB brings in calls from 37 different states, police are ?
? stunned In addition to a serial rape, Knowles is wanted for the ?
? murders of 18 men, women and children in a three-month killing spree ?
? that spans the entire nation. During the massive manhunt that ?
? follows, Knowles murders a police officer and a Delaware businessman. ?
? Eventually, on November 17, Knowles is arrested and on December 18, ?
? 1974, Knowles offers to show agents where he hid his pistol. In the ?
? way there, Knowles attempts to escape, scuffles with agents inside ?
? the car and is shot dead by an FBI agent. Paul John Knowles, the man ?
? who called himself a modern day Jack the Ripper,