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South Africa - Home Invasion Victims: 2001 - 2002

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  • Leendert Leonardus Botha (1941 - 2001)
    Len Botha (1941 - 2001) Brief overview: Len (60), was shot dead by hijackers at a road junction on Friday morning the 10th of August 2001. Mr. Len Botha who was a farmer from the Bloekomspruit are...
  • Francois Weiderman (1960 - 2001)
    Francois Weiderman (1961 - 2001)===Brief overview: Francois (40), a former provincial cricket player, and green-keeper at the Maraisburg golf course (CMR Golf Club), was shot dead at the club, on 4th J...
  • Catherine Victor (1913 - 2001)
    Catherine Victor (1913 - 2001)===Brief overview: Catherine (88), was found murdered, laying in the passage of the Napierville home she shared with her son and daughter-in-law, on 7th May 2001. Her ches...
  • Hendrieka Wyngaard (1928 - 2001)
    Hendrieka Wyngaard (1928 - 2001)Hendrieka (73), who was bed-ridden after a stroke, and her husband Christophorus (70) a deaf diabetic, a watch-maker by trade, were murdered in their Genadendal, Overber...
  • Christophorus Wyngaard (1931 - 2001)
    Christophorus Wyngaard (1931 - 2001)Christophorus (70) a deaf diabetic, who was a watch-maker, and his wife, Hendrieka (73) bed-ridden after a stoke, were murdered in their Genadendal, Overberg home by...

“Home Invasion and Non-Social Fabric Murders” 1 April 2001 to 31 March 2002

There are 107 victims remembered in this project

Urban Attacks - 11

Rural Attacks - 92

Business Attacks - 2

Vehicle Attacks / Hijackings - 1

Outdoor Attacks - 1

2001 April

Suburban Attacks

Farm Attacks

Business Attacks

Vehicle Attacks / Hijackings

Outdoor Attacks

  • Francois Kruger (14) 27/04/2001 corner of Dr. Belcher Rd and Wepener Rd, Bloemfontein, FS (bludgeoned to death with a metal pipe) media article

May

Suburban Attacks

Farm Attacks

Business Attacks

Vehicle Attacks / Hijackings

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June

Suburban Attacks

Farm Attacks

Business Attacks

Vehicle Attacks / Hijackings

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July

Suburban Attacks

Farm Attacks

  • Machiel van Rooyen (48) 16/07/2001 farm Rietkuil, Potchefstroom, NW (shot in an ambush at the farm gate) media article
  • [Herman Winkelmann] (71) 16/07/2001 King William's Town, EC
  • Keith Ian McCabe (?) 17/07/2001 Compassberg farm, Nieuw Bethesda, EC (went missing, declared dead) media article
  • [Ronald Laaper] 23/07/2001 Misty Hills, Waterval Boven, MPL
  • Johan Le Grange (?) 27/07/2001 farm Kalbasfontein in Witbank, MPL (tortured to death) media article
  • [Carina Sussana Muller] (88) 28/07/2001 Schweizer Reneke, NW (strangled)
  • [Hester Magdalena Olivier] (55) 29/07/2001 Lenterus, Twee Rivieren, Joubertina, EC
  • John McNicol (59) 31/07/2001 Rietfontein smallholdings, Vereeniging, GP (murdered in his farm house) media article

Business Attacks

Vehicle Attacks / Hijackings

Outdoor Attacks

August

Suburban Attacks

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September

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October

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November

Suburban Attacks

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December

Suburban Attacks

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Vehicle Attacks / Hijackings

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2002 January

Suburban Attacks

Farm Attacks

Vehicle Attacks / Hijackings

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February

Suburban Attacks

Farm Attacks

Hijacking / Vehicle Attacks

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Business Attacks

March

Suburban Attacks

Farm Attacks

Outdoor Attacks

Vehicle Attacks / Hijackings

Business Attacks