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Sister of Dahmer Victim Wanted Him to Know What ‘Out of Control Is’ With AM-Dahmer Defense,

February 18, 1992 GMT

Sister of Dahmer Victim Wanted Him to Know What ‘Out of Control Is’ With AM-Dahmer Defense, Bjt

MILWAUKEE (AP) _ The sister of one of serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer’s victims said she screamed obscenities and charged at him during his sentencing so he could see ″what out of control is.″

Rita Isbell, 33, the sister of Errol Lindsay, said she watched other relatives of victims speak Monday with heads bowed and eyes lowered.

When it was her turn, Ms. Isbell shrieked ″Jeffrey, I hate you 3/8″ and called him ″Satan.″ She yelled obscenities at him and charged the table where he sat with his lawyers.

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Ms. Isbell was restrained by sheriff’s deputies and led out of the room.

″They all had to just sit there and hold it in,″ Ms. Isbell said of the other relatives. ″What he saw out of me ... is what Errol would have done. The only difference is, Errol would have leaped over that table.″

Ms. Isbell said she wanted Dahmer, who was portrayed by his lawyer as out of control at the time of the killings, ″to see what out of control is.″

A jury declared Dahmer sane and a judge sentenced him to 15 consecutive life prison terms. After his arrest last July, authorities said Dahmer confessed to killing and dismembering 17 young men and boys.