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South Africa - Home Invasion Victims: 2019 - 2020

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  • Jessica 'Jess' Kuhn (1998 - 2019)
    Jessica 'Jess' Kuhn (1998 - 2019) Jessica (21, and her boyfriend, Johanco (19), were attacked and shot dead execution style, by two armed males, at around 11h00 on Sunday 24th May 2019. Jessica was f...
  • Johanco Fleischman (2000 - 2019)
    Johanco Fleischman (2000 - 2019) Johanco (19) and his girlfriend, Jessica Kuhn (21), were attacked and shot dead execution style, by two armed males, at around 11h00 on Sunday 24th May 2019. Jessica ...
  • Mdu Ngubane (1973 - 2019)
    Mdu Ngubane (1973 - 2019) Mdu (46) a nurse at the Edendale Hospital in Pietermatizburg, was shot dead while transporting workers, from Liberty Mall, back to their homes, on 27th July 2019. He was sho...
  • Mphiriseni Mafhara (1970 - 2019)
    Mphiriseni Mafhara (1970 - 2019) Brief overview: Mphiriseni (49) a hunter and self-employed wood-cutter, left his home on 14th October 2019 to do piece work around the mountain near his village Tsh...
  • Mapule Jaquiline Thekiso (1971 - 2019)
    Mapule Jaquiline Thekiso (1971 - 2019) Mapule (48) was reported missing on 18th November 2019. Delta 1 Rescue Diving and the police’s inland water wing recovered a woman’s body from a dam in Bethal (...

“Home Invasion and Non-Social Fabric Murders” 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020

There are 240 Victims remembered in this project

Urban Attacks - 96

Rural Attacks - 65

Business Attacks - 12

Vehicle Attacks / Hijackings - 30

Outdoor Attacks - 34

Victims that do not fit the strict definition of a "Farm Attack" - 3

2019 April

Urban Attacks

Rural Attacks

Business Attacks

Hijackings / Vehicle Attacks

Outdoor Attacks

May

Urban Attacks

  • [Male Victim] (65) 03/05/2019 Seesig Flats, Uys Krige Rd, Loevenstein, WC (body was found tied up with rope) media article
  • Linda Helena Breytenbach (66) 19/05/2019 Boksburg, GP (beaten, suffocated) media article
  • [Male Victim] (73) 20/05/2019 Waterkant Rd, Durban North, KZN (beaten, strangled to death in his home) media link
  • [Female Victim] (23) 20/05/2019 Muledane, Mvudi Park location, Thohoyandou, LP (stabbed to death) media link
  • [Male Victim] (40) 20/05/2019 Coedmore Rd, Yellowwood Park, Durban, KZN (shot in his driveway) media link
  • Basil Deniacos (74) 31/05/2019 Dealsville, FS, GP (beaten to death) (multiple murder) media article
  • Monica Deniacos (68) 31/05/2019 Dealsville, FS, GP (beaten to death) (multiple murder) media article

Rural Attacks

Business Attacks

Hijackings / Vehicle Attacks

Outdoor Attacks

June

Urban Attacks

Rural Attacks

Business Attacks

  • [Male Victim] 01/06/2019 Spar store, Van Dyk rd, Klippoortje AH, Germiston, GP (customer shot dead, multiple murder) media link, media link
  • [Female Victim] 01/06/2019 Spar store, Van Dyk rd, Klippoortje AH, Germiston, GP (customer shot dead, multiple murder) media link, media link
  • Angelo Nunes (25) 15/06/2019 Angelo’s Pizza Place in Station Road, Blackheath, WC (several shots fired, fatally wounded) SAPS report, media link

Hijackings / Vehicle Attacks

Outdoor Attacks

July

Urban Attacks

  • [Female Victim] (19) 18/07/2019 Rhodes St, Geduld, Springs, GP (stabbed to death in the kitchen) media article

Rural Attacks

Business Attacks

Hijackings / Vehicle Attacks

Outdoor Attacks

  • Komell Pillay (21) 07/07/2019 Amanzimnyama Park, Tongaat, KZN (raped before she was killed) media link
  • [Male Victim] (43) 06/07/2019 sugar cane field in Camperdown, KZN (Ugandan national, kidnapped and murdered) media link
  • Ivan Ivanov (44) 27/07/2019 Chapmans Peak, Cape Town, WC (Hiking, stabbed to death)

August

Urban Attacks

Rural Attacks

Business Attacks

  • [Male Victim] (17) /08/2019 Church St, Pietermaritzburg, KZN (body found in the ceiling of a shop) media link
  • Uyinene Mrwetyana (19) 24/08/2019 Claremont Post Office, Cape Town, WP (raped, bludgeoned to death with a two kilogram weight) Wiki artickle

Hijackings / Vehicle Attacks

Outdoor Attacks

September

Urban Attacks

Rural Attacks

Business Attacks

Hijackings / Vehicle Attacks

Outdoor Attacks

October

Urban Attacks

Rural Attacks

  • [Farm Foreman] 09/10/2019 Thembelihle, NC (shot dead by two attackers who broke into the farm house) media article
  • David Wade (33) 26/10/2019 Tranquilitas Adventure Farm in Emgwenya/Waterval Boven, MPL (shot trying to assist security guards) media article
  • Koenraad Collier (53) 30/10/2019 Marloth Park, Safari Park in MPL (suffocated to death, multiple murder) media article
  • Alberta van der Meer (74) 30/10/2019 Marloth Park, Safari Park, MPL (suffocated to death, multiple murder) media article

Business Attacks

Hijackings / Vehicle Attacks

Outdoor Attacks

November

Urban Attacks

Rural Attacks

Business Attacks

Hijackings / Vehicle Attacks

Outdoor Attacks

December

Urban Attacks



                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Rural Attacks

  • [Male Victim] (54) 04/12/2019 Benoni small farms, corner of Glen Gory Rd and Krige st, GP (shot dead in front of his son) media link
  • Catherine Irving (54) 06/12/2019 Rietfontein, near Uitkyk, Mbombela, MP (tied up, assaulted and stabbed to death) media link

Business Attacks

  • Costa Panayiotou (67) 09/12/2019 Market Street, Uitenhage, EC (shot dead in front of his shop, Bambi Snack Bar) media article
  • Anna-Marie Buys 14/12/2019 Helen Joseph hospital, Johannesburg, GP (dies 19/12/2019 after a another patient attempted to murder her by cutting her neck with a plastic knife) media article

Hijackings / Vehicle Attacks

Outdoor Attacks

  • JB Strydom (44) 02/12/2019 Menlyn Maine shopping centre, Pretoria, GP (shot dead in the parking lot) media article
  • [Chris- Security Officer] 21/12/2019 Philippi, WC (Kendal Road Community report on their FB page, 2 young security officers, multiple murder)
  • [Pierre- Security Officer] 21/12/2019 Philippi, WC (Kendal Road Community report on their FB page, 2 young security officers, multiple murder)
  • Sphiwe Mtshweni (25) 28/12/2019 near Zamani Primary School in Tweefontein, MPL (multiple stab wounds, body parts missing) media article media article
  • Rodrick Erasmus 27/12/2019 Greenbushes, Port Elizabeth, EC (security officer killed by armed robbers whilst responding to an incident)

2020 January

Urban Attacks

Rural Attacks

  • [Unnamed Farmer] (69) 15/01/2020 (slashed with panga, died 24/02/2020, 5 females raped) 25 kms outside Polokwane, LP media article, media article

Business Attacks

  • Cobus Fourie 06/01/2020 Cocomo's ENGEN Garage, Ellaton, Klerksdorp, NW (shot in his chest during an armed robbery, died in hospital later) media article

Hijackings / Vehicle Attacks

Outdoor Attacks

February

Urban Attacks

Rural Attacks

Hijackings / Vehicle Attacks

Outdoor Attacks

Business Attacks

  • Alice Maree (21) 24/02/2020 Theunissen, Bloemfontein, FS (stabbed and repeatedly raped on 09/01/2020, died in hospital) media article

March

Urban Attacks

Rural Attacks

Outdoor Attacks

Hijackings / Vehicle Attacks

Business Attacks

Victims that do not fit the strict definition of a "Farm Attack"