James Vlassakis Snowtown murderer and stepson of John Justin Bunting; sentenced to four consecutive life sentences with a non-parole period of 26 years. The Snowtown murders (also known as the bodies-in-barrels murders) were a series of murders committed by Vlassakis, Bunting, and Robert Joe Wagner between 1992 and 1999.
Serial Killer James Vlassakis (aka) Snowtown murders, bodies-in-barrels murders, was active for 3 years between 1997-1999, known to have ( 4 confirmed / 4 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: Australia
James Vlassakis was born on December 24th 1979
Vlassakis a male citizen of Australia.
James Vlassakis has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 5 years ago.
|Nickname:||Snowtown murders, bodies-in-barrels murders|
|Victims:||4 - 4|
|Years Active:||1997 - 1999|
|Ages Active:||17/18 - 19/20|
|Life Span:||1979 -|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♑ Capricorn |
Dec 22 - Jan 20
|D.O.B.:||Dec 24, 1979|
|Native Name:||James Spyridon Vlassakis|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 6 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer James Vlassakis. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Dec 24 1979||birth of James Vlassakis #19791224|
|James Vlassakis started his serial killing spree. #1997|
|James Vlassakis ended his serial killing spree. #1999|
|Dec 24 1999|
|Dec 24 2009|
|Dec 24 2019|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as James Vlassakis (1997-1999).
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|ISBN10||Book Title||Author||Killers Mentioned||Killers|
|0753547228||The Serial Killers||Colin Wilson|| 7 Total Including |
John Justin Bunting
|1780335342||The Mammoth Book of New C...||Nigel Cawthorne||James Vlassakis||2|
|1845297520||The Giant Book of Bad Guy...|| 4 Total Including |
| 4 Total Including |
Robert Joe Wagner
|1876462760||Crime Time||Sue Bursztynski||James Vlassakis||2|
|0733314821||The Snowtown Murders||Andrew McGarry||James Vlassakis||2|
|0730450031||Snowtown: The Bodies in B...||Jeremy Pudney|| 3 Total Including |
Robert Joe Wagner
|0816069875||The Encyclopedia of Seria...||Michael Newton|| 108 Total Including |
|178418179x||Bodies in the Back Garden||Nigel Cawthorne||James Vlassakis||2|
|0857960547||The Element Of Need||James Bradley||James Vlassakis||1|
|1849014361||The Mammoth Book of Bizar...||Robin Odell|| 8 Total Including |
|1291006168||The Glencaple Murder's||Paul Weightman|| 61 Total Including |
|1742744222||Killing For Pleasure||Debi Marshall||James Vlassakis||2|
The Snowtown murders (also known as the bodies-in-barrels murders) were a series of murders committed by John Bunting, Robert Wagner, and James Vlassakis between August 1992 and May 1999, in South Australia. A fourth person, Mark Haydon, was convicted for helping to dispose of the bodies. The trial was one of the longest and most publicised in Australian legal history.
James Vlassakis is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database