Robert Joseph Zani

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6MaleCaucasianUSANomadicCriminal Enterprise1944/02/26 (Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA)n/a


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Robert Joseph Zani was born on February 26, 1944 in Oklahoma. He was born the only child in his family.

According to records Zani was sexually abused by his mother as a teenager. He attended school and attained good grades. It wasn’t until his first murder in 1967 that he had done anything notably illegal.

Zani began his serial series at the age of 23. He would typically shoot or beat his victims to death. He murdered both females and males between the ages of 23 and 56.

Zani was arrested on March 28, 1980 for the murders of three of his victims. He was convicted of murder for two of his victims and second degree murder for killing his mother on 1982. On March 31, 1986 the murder conviction for his mother was overturned. Zani is currently serving time in Texas.

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Victims of Robert Joseph Zani

on January 1st, 2010 in Serial Killers, Victimology by | 5 Comments

Robert Joseph Zani was charged with the murders three people. We currently have information on all of his victims. George Vizard George was murdered on July 23, 1967. Gladys Zani Gladys, Zani’s mother, was murdered on July 7, 1979. Julius Alfred Dess Julius was murdered on December 4, 1979 in…

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