Sean Michael Lannon Wiki – Arrest
A man suspected of the deaths of his ex-wife and four others, including a South Jersey resident, shocked the authorities by admitting to killing a total of 16 people.
Sean Michael Lannon, 47, who was arrested by the US Police Department after a multi-state manhunt earlier this month, admitted to New Jersey investigators that the alleged killing spree was “11 drug dealers.”
Gloucester Deputy District Attorney Alec Gutierrez said in court Friday that Lannon confessed to “killing a total of 16 people”.
“Fifteen are in New Mexico and one is in New Jersey,” Gutierrez said. “I understand the FBI is helping New Mexico with its research.”
Lannon of New Mexico Grants is accused of the death of youth counselor Michael Dabkowski, who was beaten to death at his home in East Greenwich Township, New Jersey, on 8 March. Lannon allegedly told police that Dabkowski sexually abused. she told him that he was a kid and went home to get sexually explicit photos of the couple.
Although he was only charged with that murder, the authorities said at least four people were suspected, including the death of his ex-wife, 39-year-old Jennifer Lannon.
According to investigators, Lannon confessed to a witness that “he killed his wife and boyfriends in New Mexico”, NJ.com reported.
The couple, who have three children, moved from New Jersey to New Mexico before divorcing in 2019.
Authorities did not reveal details of Lannon’s other alleged victims.