Eric Paul Engel, Personal Life and Net Worth

Eric Paul Engel was a communication lecturer and murderer from America, who mainly grabbed attention when he shot himself to death during a police standoff. He as well as his case was very popular in the US in 2014.

Today, we will tell you everything about Eric Paul Engel such as his early life, family, siblings, education, work, net worth, love life, and all other details.

Personal life

Since there is only one reason for the popularity of Eric Paul Engel and that is his death, there is no information available about his early life. At the time of his death in 2014, he must have been 40-45 years old. From his exact date of birth to the names of his parents, nothing is known to the public. The same goes for the personal life of Eric Paul Engel too. There is no information available regarding his wife or any other love interests. As for the death of Eric Paul Engel, he died by self-shooting in 2014. It was done after he had murdered an elderly man and when he was exposed, he committed suicide.

Parents and siblings

We have already told you that the family background of Eric Paul Engel is not known. Eric Paul Engel had a family, but there is no information available about them.


Since the personal life of Eric Paul Engel is not known to the public, it is not known whether he had any kids or not. However, considering his age we believe that Eric Paul Engel might have married and became a father if he was interested in having a family.

Education and profession

Like many other life details, the information about the education of Eric Paul Engel is also not known. However, we are pretty sure that Eric Paul Engel was a well-educated man because he was a lecturer at the University of New Hampshire in the communication department.

Reason for the popularity of Eric Paul Engel

 It’s the murder case of Eric Paul Engel as well as the way he killed himself is the reason for his popularity. Why Eric Paul Engel killed the elderly man, is not known even today. It seems like he was really frightened after that and this is why he killed himself as well. His case grabbed huge media attention in the US at that time and this is what made him popular today.

Net worth of Eric Paul Engel

With the fact that Eric Paul Engel was a lecturer at a University by profession, we estimate that he must have had a good income. Since it has not been disclosed by Eric Paul Engel as well as his family members, we can’t tell you his exact net worth but one thing is certain that he had a good amount of money in his life.


According to some sources, Eric Paul Engel had anger issues. Probably, he murdered the man on impulse, and later he got frightened, so he killed himself too. Whatever it is, it is really unpleasant. We wish him to be at peace now.