Friedel Johannes Filter

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Friedel Johannes Filter

Birthplace: Paulpietersburg, Zululand DC, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Death: May 13, 2016 (77)
Braunschweig, Cwengcwe, Amatole, Eastern Cape, South Africa (Murder, Farm Attack)
Immediate Family:

Son of FIDDY Friedrich Filter and Paula Johanne Christine Louise Filter
Husband of Private
Father of Private; Private and Private
Brother of ERALD Johannes Christoph; Hans-Heinrich Ernst Filter; NN Filter; Lore Küsel and Private User

Occupation: Farmer - Commercial, beef and timber
Managed by: Private User
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Immediate Family

About Friedel Johannes Filter

Friedel Johannes Filter (1939 – 2016)

Brief overview:

Friedel (77), was with his family at Brainsweight farm when the armed men – carrying guns and knives – approached him. Filter was shot dead, while a farm worker was shot in both of his legs.

Brief Biography:

  • Other Victims/Family
    • A farmer worker was shot in both his legs during the attack.
  • Funeral/Memorial
  • The Farm/Smallholding
    • Brainsweight Farm
  • The Region (Land disputes, other incidents etc.)

Attack Details:

  • Date and time of attack
  • Weapons
    • Guns and knives
  • Items Stolen
    • The attackers took the farm worker’s cellphone, but nothing was stolen from the house.
  • Investigative officer/SAPS Case No:
  • Torture, Gratuitous violence
  • Indications of Hate Crime? Threats etc.

Perpetrator details:

  • Number and Descriptions
    • Three men
  • Arrests
  • Name/s and age/s of Perpetrator/s
    • Sthembiso Domoyi Shoba (30), and Sabelo Abel Shoba (29) (third suspect is still at large)
  • Country of origin of Perpetrator/s
  • Trial/Conviction

Additional Biographical Information:

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Friedel Johannes Filter's Timeline

February 3, 1939
Paulpietersburg, Zululand DC, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
May 13, 2016
Age 77
Cwengcwe, Amatole, Eastern Cape, South Africa