Moses Sithole a South African serial killer and rapist known as The ABC Killer, The South African Strangler and The Gauteng Killer. He is also known as South Africa's Ted Bundy. Sithole preyed on unemployed women, posing as a businessman and luring his victims with the prospects of a job, before leading them to an isolated place, where he raped tortured and murdered them. Atteridgeville is the same town serial killer Elias Xitavhudzi was active in. In 1997, Moses Sithole was sentenced to 2410 years imprisonment with a non-parole period of 930 years.
Serial Killer Moses Sithole (aka) The ABC Killer, The South African Strangler, The Gauteng Killer, was active for 2 years between 1994-1995, known to have ( 38 confirmed / 38 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: South Africa
Moses Sithole was born on November 17th 1964 in Vosloorus, South Africa. He was raised by both parents until (Age 5), orphanage until (Age 8/9), runaway until adulthood. He had multiple brothers and sisters. His father, unnamed, died, Sithole (Age 5). His mother, unnamed, abandoned the family, Sithole (Age 5). Moses Sithole was sexually and abused at some point of his life.
Moses Sithole a heterosexual male citizen of South Africa. He married Martha Ndlovu. He had at least one chid with his wife Martha Ndlovu.
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, served time in jail, and served time in prison.
He was arrested on October 18th 1995 (Age 30), convicted on November 3rd 1995 (Age 30), sentenced to life imprisonment, 2410 years at Mangaung Correctional Centre in Bloemfontein, South Africa. He was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.
Moses Sithole has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 4 years ago.
The unlawful killing of two or more victims by the same offender(s), in separate events. Serial Killer as defined by the FBI at the 2005 symposium.
Rape is usually defined as having sexual intercourse with a person who does not want to, or cannot consent.
Torture is when someone puts another person in pain. This pain may be physical or psychological. Tourturers touture their victims.
Strangulation is death by compressing the neck until the supply of oxygen is cut off. Stranglers kill by Strangulation.
|Nickname:||The ABC Killer, The South African Strangler, The Gauteng Killer|
|Victims:||38 - 38|
|Years Active:||1994 - 1995|
|Ages Active:||29/30 - 30/31|
|Active Countries:||South Africa|
|Life Span:||1964 -|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♏ Scorpio |
Oct 23 - Nov 22
|Marital Status:||married Martha Ndlovu|
|Children:||at least one chid with his wife Martha Ndlovu|
|D.O.B.:||Nov 17, 1964|
|Birth Location:||Vosloorus, South Africa|
|Siblings:||multiple brothers and sisters|
|Raised By:||both parents until (Age 5), orphanage until (Age 8/9), runaway until adulthood|
|Mother:||unnamed, abandoned the family, Sithole (Age 5)|
|Father:||unnamed, died, Sithole (Age 5)|
|Arrested:||Oct 18, 1995 (Age 30)|
|Convicted:||Nov 3, 1995 (Age 30)|
|Sentence:||life imprisonment, 2410 years|
|Prison Location:||Mangaung Correctional Centre in Bloemfontein, South Africa|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 9 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Moses Sithole. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Nov 17 1964||Moses Sithole was born in Vosloorus, South Africa. #19641117|
|Nov 17 1984|
|Moses Sithole started his serial killing spree. #1994|
|Nov 17 1994|
|Moses Sithole ended his serial killing spree. #1995|
|Oct 18 1995|
|Moses Sithole arrested. #19951018|
|Nov 03 1995|
|Moses Sithole was convictedand sentenced to life imprisonment, 2410 years at Mangaung Correctional Centre in Bloemfontein, South Africa. #19951103|
|Nov 17 2004|
|Nov 17 2014|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Moses Sithole (1994-1995).
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|kill at killers home||FALSE||320|
|kill at victims home||FALSE||323|
|sex with body||FALSE||430|
|ate part of body||FALSE||451|
|totem body part||FALSE||365|
|totem personal item||FALSE||354|
|ISBN10||Book Title||Author||Killers Mentioned||Killers|
|1733630600||Serial Killer Stranglers||Kevin Smith|| 164 Total Including |
|1733630619||Serial Killer Rapists||Kevin Smith|| 266 Total Including |
Ramadan Abdel Rehim Mansour
|0816061955||The Encyclopedia of Seria...||Michael Newton|| 7 Total Including |
|0953797643||Serial Killers||William Murray|| 7 Total Including |
|080652555x||The Evil 100||Martin Gilman Wolcot...|| 18 Total Including |
|1782193650||The Evil Within - A Top M...||Trevor Marriott|| 14 Total Including |
|147213673x||The Serial Killer Files||Paul Simpson|| 11 Total Including |
Ali Asghar Borujerdi
|0816069875||The Encyclopedia of Seria...||Michael Newton|| 108 Total Including |
|1919895159||Developmental Psychology|| 3 Total Including |
|0702166626||Psychology and Law||Colin Tredoux||Moses Sithole||1|
|0143527177||Strangers On The Street -...||Micki Pistorius|| 5 Total Including |
Christopher Mhlengwa Zikode
|0143526820||Catch me a Killer||Micki Pistorius|| 4 Total Including |
Moses Sithole (born 17 November 1964) is a South African serial killer and rapist who committed the ABC Murders, so named because they began in Atteridgeville, continued in Boksburg and finished in Cleveland, a suburb of Johannesburg.
Moses Sithole is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database