Cogburn, Louis K. – (‘Louie K.’) Small-time illegals dealer

Appears in Purity in Death

Personal InformationEdit

  • General Description: Small-time Illegals rat who went after school kids
  • Age: Mid 30s
  • Height: 5 feet, 8 inches (172.72 cm)
  • Weight: 130 pounds (58.97 kg)
  • Address: Lower East Side apartment; 43F
  • Occupation: Small-time illegals dealer


  • Caucasian
  • A thin, bony frame

Homicide InformationEdit

  • First victim in storyline
  • Signs of infection:
    • Headache
    • Feeling of being too hot
    • Bleeding from nose, eyes, and ears
    • Irrational behavior, paranoia and rage
  • After infection, violently attacked and killed Ralph Wooster and seriously injured Suzanne Cohen
  • Died after being stunned by Troy Trueheart

Interesting FactsEdit

  • Primarily hawked Zoner (cut with common grass) and Jazz (cut with baking powder)
  • Target clientèle were middle class kids between the ages of ten and twelve in the three school districts closest to his Lower East Side apartment
  • Kept his books updated and accurate [1]
  • He is named both as Louie K. Cogburn [2] and Louis K. Cogburn [3]

References Edit

  1. Purity in Death (ISBN 0-425-18630-X), pp. 2-4
  2. Purity in Death (ISBN 0-425-18630-X), pp. 2-4, 12
  3. Purity in Death (ISBN 0-425-18630-X), pp. 10, 12

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