Stephen McDaniel is a big psycho criminal and murderer of Lauren Giddings. Stephen McDaniel insanely famous after killing Lauren Giddings (his classmate friend and neighbor), when she refused to go on a date with him. Check all the details below about Stephen McDaniel’s Wiki, Age, Height, Parents, Education, Murder of Lauren Giddings, Biography & More.
Stephen McDaniel Wiki/Biography
Stephen McDaniel was born in 1989 (Age: 33 years; As of 2022) in Lilburn, Georgia. His full name is Stephen Mark McDaniel. His nationality is American and his ethnicity is White. He follows Christianity (religion). His profession is law clerk.
Stephen McDaniel Educational Qualification
He completed his schooling at the private local school in his town. After completing schooling, he joined Walter F. George and Mercer University for law graduation and completed. He is a well-educated man.
Stephen McDaniel Physical Stats
Height: 5′ 9″ inches
Weight: 58 kg
Eye Colour: Brown
Hair Colour: Brown
Skin Tone: Fair
Stephen McDaniel Family & Parents
Stephen was born into a middle-class family in Lilburn. His father’s name is Mark McDaniel and his mother’s name is Glenda McDaniel. He has no siblings. Stephen spent all of his childhood in Lilburn, Georgia. Further details of his family were not disclosed by him on any of the media sources.
Murder of Lauren Giddings by Stephen McDaniel
Stephen McDaniel’s neighbor Lauren Giddings was a law student at Mercer University. He falls in love with Lauren but she was in love with another guy David Vandiver (boyfriend). Stephen asks them to go on a date with him but she refused to go with Stephen because she loves David Vandiver. After Lauren’s disapproval for go on a date with him, he starts behaving like a psycho.
On Sunday 26th June 2011 at 4:30 a.m., Stephen quietly stole the master key in the storeroom and opened Lauren’s apartment door with the master key, and cut Lauren’s body with a knife into hundreds of pieces. Also, when he chopped Lauren’s body, he wear a mask and gloves to hide. One day later, Stephen dismembered Lauren’s body with a hacksaw in the bathroom. All her body parts were dumped into the trash near Lauren’s apartment and her torso was outside of the trash. Other parts of her body were never found.
Investigation of Murder of Lauren Giddings
After the information of Lauren’s disappearance police reached him home and started the investigation. He said in an interview with WGXA, that when Lauren’s torso was discovered when the investigation by Police officials comes to Stephen, he described them as a good friend of Lauren. On 1st July, he went to the Police Station to provide some information about Lauren. It took 12 hours long to take his statement about Lauren’s murder.
After that, Stephen came into the eyes of Police officials. In August, he comes into alignment with Lauren’s murder and the Police find a hacksaw from which he cut Lauren’s body. After the court judgment, Stephen McDaniel was sent to prison for life.
On 30th May 2022, he filed a document in US court requesting that he be released from prison and his sentence in prison is reversed.
Stephen McDaniel Amazing Facts
- He murdered Lauren Gidding in H2 No. 3.
- Stephen McDaniel wrote some blogs based on dominating women.
- Stephen McDaniel was sweating and drinking a lot of water when Police officers investigate his room.
- According to the US court statement, McDaniel stays in prison till his death.
- In a media interview, Stephen talked about his classmate friend Lauren, he said, “he thinks he needs to sit down”.
- After killing murder of his classmate friend and neighbor, he also accepts that “all he did was very wrong”.
- At Stephen’s home, Police officers got a hacksaw.
- On 21st April 2021, McDaniel accepts that he killed Lauren.
- On 30th May 2022, McDaniel filed a document in US court requesting that to be released from prison.
- His murder story was seen also in the Netflix series “Nightmare Next Door” Season 9 and Episode 9 were based on the story of Lauren’s murder and the title is “Master Key Murder”.
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