Self-professed serial killer arrested - - Jackson, MS

Self-professed serial killer arrested

PEARL, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A man who is confessing to several murders in other states has been taken into custody in Pearl.

Charles Timothy Krauss also known as Tim Foster was arrested August 6th.

Krauss confessed to killing several women since the late 1980's in Tulsa, Oklahoma and recently a woman in Knoxville, Tennessee.

He was driving a stolen white Chevrolet Z-71 extended cab pickup truck with a Tennessee tag.

The Tulsa Police Department is talking to authorities in Pearl and Knoxville attempting to verify Krauss' story.

Pearl police told WLBT that after extensive questioning, Krauss recanted his story.

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