Tampa, Florida Murder House 5 Dead

Published 25 Sep 2020

Tampa, Florida Murder House 5 Dead

1707 E 5th Ave Tampa, FL 33605 House History

On October 16, 1933, 21-year-old Victor Licata used an axe to murder his parents, two brothers, and a sister while they were asleep. All died from blows to the head. The next morning police discovered a confused Licata in a bedroom of the family home.

Kurt Schleicher, the current homeowner, said he didn't know anything about the murders when he bought the property.

Florida does not consider a prior death in the home, even when the cause of death is homicide or suicide, to be a material fact that must be disclosed. Additionally, No legal action shall be taken against an owner or his agent for failing to disclose.