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South Africa - Home Invasion Victims: 2013 - 2014

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  • Michael Quin (1956 - 2013)
    Michael Quin (1956 - 2013) Michael (57), an electrician, was found stabbed to death, at the Hole-in-the-Wall’s Gigi’s Pub and Accommodation, on 11th June 2013.
  • Dirk Koen (1962 - 2013)
    Dirk Koen (1962- 2012) Brief overview: Dirk (51) The body of Mr. Koen, who went missing on 5th June 2013, after he was hijacked, was found this morning. He was murdered and dumped next to the road ...
  • Judith Christiana Muller (1929 - 2013)
    Judith Christiana Muller (1929 - 2013) Judith (84) was found tied up and strangled to death by her 90 year-old cousin San Hefer, in the bedroom of her home in Vanderbijpark on 18th July 2013. When Ju...
  • Rhodine van der Walt (1968 - 2014)
    Rhodine van der Walt (1968 - 2014) Rhodine (46), was found in her bed, shot dead, with gunshot wounds in her torso, on 4th February 2014. The back door of the house had been broken into, and the securi...
  • Janetta Lorraine van der Walt (1953 - 2013)
    Janetta Lorraine van der Walt (1953 - 2013) Brief overview: Janetta (60), a retired SA Revenue Services auditor, was raped, stabbed and throttled, in her Margate home on 6th August 2013. Janetta ha...

“Home Invasion and Non-Social Fabric Murders” 1 April 2013 to 31 March 2014

There are 232 Victims remembered in this Project

Urban Attacks - 111

Rural Attacks - 67

Business Attacks - 6

Vehicle Attacks / Hijackings - 22

Outdoor Attacks - 26

2013 April

Suburban Victims

Business Victims

Rural Attacks

Hijacking/Road Victims

Outdoor Attacks

May

Suburban Victims

Rural Attacks

Hijacking/Vehicle/Road Victims

Outdoor Victims

June

Suburban Victims

Rural Attacks

Outdoor Victims

Hijacking/Vehicle Victims

Business Victims

July

Suburban Victims

Rural Attacks

Hijacking / Vehicle Victims

Business Victims

Outdoor Victims

August

Suburban Victims

Rural Attacks

Outdoor Attacks

September

Suburban Victims

Rural Attacks

Hijacking / Vehicle Victims

Outdoor Victims

  • Maria Erasmus (52) 27/09/2013 Mount Vernon, Durban, KZN (went missing 27/09, decomposing body, raped, tortured and stabbed, found 06/10/2013) media atricle

October

Suburban Victims

Rural Attacks

Outdoor Victims

Hijacking/Road

  • Susan Nel (47) 26/10/2013 Centurion, Pretoria, GP (shot in back of the head in her vehicle) media article
  • Wayne Adendorff (32) 10/2013 Midrand, GP (attacked after an accident)

November

Suburban Victims

Rural Attacks

Hijacking / Vehicle Victims

Outdoor Attacks

December

Suburban Victims

Rural Attacks

Outdoor Victims

Business Attacks

  • Debbie Knight (65) 03/12/2013 West Street, Kempton Park, GP (throat slit, bruises to body) (anyone with information contact Detective W/O Jan Makhura 082-787-7606)

2014 January

Suburban Victims

Rural Attacks

  • Piet Riekert (52) 01/01/2014 Dinokeng Nature Reserve, Hammanskraal, GP (shot dead while watching TV)
  • Sarel Pretorius (61) 14/01/2014 Farm Rooipoort, Barkly East, EC (shot dead) media article
  • [Farmer's relative] () 15/01/2014 Gulu smallholdings, near East London, EC media article
  • [Farm Worker] (54) 15/01/2014 Gulu smallholdings, near East London, EC media article
  • Adriaan Smit (89) 20/01/2014 Sussenvale Plots, Modimolle (found dead naked next to fence, unsolved) media article
  • [Male Victim] (50) 22/01/2014 Kameeldrift, Pretoria, GP (shot dead opening his business premises attached to his home) media link
  • Charlotte Kruger (66) 24/01/2014 Sterkspruit smallholdings, Lydenburg, MPL (died as a result of a gag being pushed too deep) media article

Hijacking / Vehicle Victims

Outdoor Victims

February

Suburban Victims

Rural Attacks

Outdoor Victims

Hijacking/Road Victims

March

Suburban Victims

  • [Elderly Female Victim] (?) 05/03/2014 Heuwelsig Estate, Centurion, Pretoria, GP (bludgeoned on the head) media article media article
  • Genee Katzan (75) 15/04/2014 Parktown North, Johannesburg, GP (shot dead in her bed) A Memoir
  • [Male Victim] (75) 18/03/2014 Kensington, GP (tied up, found face down with cloth in mouth) media article
  • Giel Lourens (80) 19/04/2014 Lewisham, Krugersdorp, GP (stabbed to death at his backdoor) media article
  • Wynand Roelof Cornelis du Plessis (62) 25/03/2014 125 Pretoria Street, Benoni, GP (beaten and tortured 04/03/2014 died in hospital) media article
  • Hazel Huggins (85) 28/03/2014 Retirement village of Kruger Gardens in Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth, EC (tied up on the floor and murdered) media article media article media article
  • Karen Brown (58) Dunnottar, GP (stabbed to death) (Contact SAPS investigating officer WO Simon Phala at 082 727 9877 or 011 737 9618)
  • Ounooi Badenhorst (77) 31/03/2014 Smithfield, FS (murdered with headshot at home) media article
  • Derek Venter (45) Welgedacht 04/2014 (shot dead)
  • Piet van Zyl (53) Kuruman 04/2014 (stabbed to death)
  • Migiel Lourens (80) Krugersdorp 04/2014 (stabbed to death)
  • Koos Erasmus (59) Groot Merico 04/2014 (shot dead)
  • Deon van Heerden (59) Randfontein (shot dead)

Rural Attacks

Outdoor Attacks

Business Victims

Vehicle / Hijacking Victims

Victims that do not fit the strict definition of a "Home Invasion"