John Wayne Gacy, the real life killer clown
00:00 - Introduction
05:11 - Where John’s story begins
08:28 - John gets a job in a mortuary
09:27 - John starts a new life in Springfield, Illinois
14:54 - John’s first known assault
16:56 - John is sent to Anamosa State Penitentiary
19:40 - John’s second new life in Chicago
20:55 - Pogo The Clown
24:48 - The abduction of Rob Piest
26:31 - Police search John’s house
29:06 - Catching John Wayne Gacy
36:09 - The confession
40:50 - The boy who survived, Tony Antonucci
43:28 - The trial of John Wayne Gacy
47:44 - Outro
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