A PERVERTED girl who referred to as herself the “morgue rat” had intercourse with 40 useless our bodies of their coffins.
Karen Greenlee, a 23-year-old apprentice embalmer, was caught after she stole a hearse carrying the physique of a useless man from her office.
The necrophiliac arrived on the funeral house in Sacramento, California, crematorium within the hearse with the corpse as she ought to have achieved.
However when Greenlee noticed the grieving household of John Mecure, 33, she carried out a U-turn along with his physique nonetheless within the again.
Police caught up along with her quickly after.
When cops finally caught up along with her, she overdosed on a fistful of paracetamols and codeine.
After having her abdomen pumped, she survived.
When Greenlee tried to kill herself, she wrote a four-and-a-half web page letter itemizing the 40 useless males that she had intercourse due to her necrophilia “dependancy”.
Amazingly, necrophilia was not unlawful in California on the time of her bust on December 17, 1979.
However the pervert confronted fees of theft of a hearse and interfering with a funeral and was fined $255 (£190) superb and spent 11 days in jail.
John Mercure’s mum Marian Gonzales then sued her for $1 million.
Throughout her court docket look, Greenlee admitted to climbing into the coffins at her office to sexually assault corpses.
It emerged she lived in an condo hooked up to the mortuary and she or he creeped subsequent door when consuming closely.
In a 1987 interview referred to as The Unrepentant Necrophile, she detailed her warped intercourse life with useless, describing herself as a “morgue rat” who discovered the scent of dying erotic.
She mentioned: “Individuals have this false impression that there must be penetration for sexual gratification, which is bull.
“Probably the most delicate a part of a lady is the entrance space anyway and that’s what must be stimulated. Apart from, there are completely different features of sexual expression: touchy-feely, 69, even holding palms.
“That physique is simply laying there, however it has what it takes to make me completely happy.
“The chilly, the aura of dying, the scent of dying, the funereal environment, all of it contributes.”
However regardless of public revulsion, she didn’t consider what she had achieved was mistaken and had no plans to cease as a result of she “accepted myself and realised that’s simply me”.
Greenlee’s present whereabouts is unknown, however it’s believed that she modified her title and began a brand new life.