On July 3, 1976, Kroll was arrested. In April 1982, he was sentenced to life imprisonment after a long trial. Joachim Kroll died on July 1, 1991 of a heart attack in the correctional facility in Rheinbach.
Cannibals and serial killer Joachim Kroll killed his first victim at the age of 23. In a period of 20 years, twelve more victims had to die. Photo: Police Duisburg