Abdullah Shah an Afghan serial killer and rapist known as Zardads dog. Shah killed travelers on the road from Kabul to Jalalabad serving under Zardad Khan, a former Afghan warlord. Shah and Zardad Khan served in the Hezb-i Islami faction of Hekmatyar, although Shah later joined the faction of Abdur Rab Rasoul Sayaf. In 2002, Shah was sentenced to death by a primary court for a series of at least twenty murders, including one of his wives. In 2004, Abdullah Shahwas was executed by a gunshot to the back of the head at the Pul-e-Charkhi prison in Kabul, Afghanistan. Amnesty International protested against the execution claiming Afghanistan avoided basic standards of fairness.
Serial Killer Abdullah Shah (aka) Zardads dog, was active for 13 years between 1990-2002, known to have ( 20 confirmed / 20 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: Afghanistan
Shah a heterosexual male citizen of Afghanistan. Shah murdered one of his wives and tried to burn another. He had at least one, a daughter that was murdered by Abdullah.
He was arrested on October 1st 2002, convicted on October 1st 2002, sentenced to death by gunshot to the head at the Pul-e-Charkhi prison in Kabul, Afghanistan. Shah was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime. Abdullah Shah was executed on April 20th 2004.
Abdullah Shah died on April 20th 2004, cause of death: executed by gunshot to the head at the Pul-e-Charkhi prison in Kabul, Afghanistan.
Abdullah Shah has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 3 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.
|Victims:||20 - 20|
|Years Active:||1990 - 2002|
|Life Span:||- 2004|
|Marital Status:||murdered one of his wives and tried to burn another|
|Children:||at least one, a daughter that was murdered by Abdullah|
|Arrested:||Oct 1, 2002|
|Convicted:||Oct 1, 2002|
|Sentence:||death by gunshot to the head|
|Prison Location:||the Pul-e-Charkhi prison in Kabul, Afghanistan|
|Executed:||Apr 20, 2004|
|Death Date:||Apr 20, 2004|
|Cause of Death:||executed by gunshot to the head|
|Death Location:||the Pul-e-Charkhi prison in Kabul, Afghanistan|
|Killed In Prison:||TRUE|
The 4 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Abdullah Shah. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|1990||Abdullah Shah started his serial killing spree. #1990|
|2002||Abdullah Shah ended his serial killing spree. #2002|
|Oct 01 2002||Abdullah Shah arrested. #20021001|
|Oct 01 2002||Abdullah Shah was convictedand sentenced to death by gunshot to the head at the Pul-e-Charkhi prison in Kabul, Afghanistan. #20021001|
|Apr 20 2004||Abdullah Shahwas executed.cause of death:executed by gunshot to the headat the Pul-e-Charkhi prison in Kabul, Afghanistan. #20040420|
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|sex with body||FALSE||430|
|ate part of body||FALSE||451|
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Abdullah Shah (1965–2004) was an Afghan serial killer found guilty in Kabul of killing more than 20 people, including his wife. His sanctioned execution was the first in Afghanistan since the fall of the Taliban in late 2001.
Abdullah Shah is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database