David Simelane

Demographic Info

AKAVictimsSexEthnicityCountryTypeMotivationBirthDeath
Convicted of 28; Charged with 34; Suspected of 45+MaleBlackSwazilandNomadicUnknown; Suspected to be Criminal Enterprise and/or Sexual1956 (abt)n/a

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David Simelane Appeal to be Heard May 8th

on March 27th, 2012 in Serial Killers by | No Comments

David Simelane, who was convicted of murdering 28 women and children last March, will have his appeal heard by Judge Jacobus Annandale on May 8, 2012 in Swaziland. Simelane claims that his confession was made under duress. He apparently also has concerns that bones that were used as evidence against…

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David Simelane to Hang

on April 2nd, 2011 in Serial Killers by | No Comments

David Simelane was sentenced to hang in Mbabane, Swaziland Friday for the murder of 28 people. Friends and family of his victims, as well as women’s rights groups, celebrated the verdict outside the courtroom. The case had drug on for over a decade. Judge Jacobus Annandale had been expected to…

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David Simelane Convicted of 28 Murders

on March 23rd, 2011 in Serial Killers by | No Comments

David Simelane was convicted in Mbabane Wednesday of killing 28 people. This makes him the deadliest serial killer in Swaziland history. His trial dragged on for over five years, largely due to a never ending series of filings. Late in the trial, he challenged his confession, claiming it was coerced….

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