Jury convicts man in serial murder case

Story highlights

  • Mark Goudeau is found guilty of killing nine people and various other crimes
  • He is known as the Baseline Killer as many of his crimes occurred near Baseline Road
  • The crime spree began with robberies and sexual assaults, then escalated to murder
An Arizona jury found Mark Goudeau, the so-called Baseline Killer, guilty Monday of killing nine people.
Goudeau was also found guilty on a variety of other charges, including sexual assault, armed robbery and kidnapping.
According to police, the crime spree began with robberies and sexual assaults, then escalated to murder.
Many of the crimes occurred near Phoenix, Arizona's Baseline Road, hence Goudeau's moniker.
He was dressed in a dark suit and alternately looked down or straight ahead as the verdicts were read.