Saeed Hanaei

The Spider Murder

  Active for 2 years
(2000-2001) in Iran

16

CONFIRMED
VICTIMS

16

POSSIBLE
VICTIMS
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Saeed Hanaei an Iranian serial killer who confessed to luring 16 prostitutes to his home and killing them in an attempt to "cleanse" the city of Mashhad. His actions were dubbed "The Spider Murders". Hanged in 2002.

Saeed Hanaei Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Saeed Hanaei (aka) The Spider Murder, was active for 2 years between 2000-2001, known to have ( 16 confirmed / 16 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: Iran

Saeed Hanaei a male citizen of Iran.

In 2000 Saeed Hanaei started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to murder his victims.

Saeed Hanaei died on April 8th 2002, cause of death: capital punishment, hanging at Mashhad, Capital city of Razavi Khorasan province, and second largest city in Iran.

Profile Completeness: 31%
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Saeed Hanaei has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 1 year ago.

Saeed Hanaei a known:

Saeed Hanaei
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Updated: 2018-10-17 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Saeed Hanaei
Nickname: The Spider Murder
Victims: 16 - 16
Years Active: 2000 - 2001
Active Countries: Iran
Convicted Of: murder
Life Span:      - 2002
Characteristics
Gender: Male
Citizenship: Iran
Sexual Preference: N/A
Marital Status: N/A
Children: N/A
Living With: N/A
Occupation: serial killer
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: N/A
Given Name: Saeed
Birth Location: Iran, Islamic Republic in Western Asia
Birth Order: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Raised By: N/A
Birth Category: N/A
Mother: N/A
Father: N/A

Cognitive Ability
IQ: N/A
Highest School: N/A
Highest Degree:

Incarceration
Arrested: N/A
Convicted: N/A
Sentence: N/A
Prison Location: N/A
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: N/A
Previous Jail: N/A
Previous Prison: N/A

Death Information
Death Date: Apr 8, 2002
Manner of Death: capital punishment
Cause of Death: hanging
Death Location: Mashhad, Capital city of Razavi Khorasan province, and second largest city in Iran
Killed In Prison: N/A
Suicide: N/A
3 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Saeed Hanaei

The 3 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Saeed Hanaei. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
2000
Saeed Hanaei started his serial killing spree. #2000
2001
Saeed Hanaei ended his serial killing spree. #2001
Apr 08 2002
Saeed Hanaeidied.cause of death:capital punishment,hangingat Mashhad, Capital city of Razavi Khorasan province, and second largest city in Iran. #20020408
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Books that Mention Saeed Hanaei

Book: Rosewater (mentions serial killer Saeed Hanaei)
Maziar Bahari
Rosewater
Book: The Serial Killer Files (mentions serial killer Saeed Hanaei)
Harold Schechter
The Serial Killer Files
Book: The A to Z Encyclopedia of Serial K... (mentions serial killer Saeed Hanaei)
Harold Schechter
The A to Z Encyclopedia of Serial Killers
Book: Wanted Undead Or Alive (mentions serial killer Saeed Hanaei)
Jonathan Maberry
Wanted Undead Or Alive
Book: Inside the Minds of Serial Killers (mentions serial killer Saeed Hanaei)
Katherine M. Ramslan...
Inside the Minds of Serial Killers
Book: Then They Came For Me (mentions serial killer Saeed Hanaei)
Maziar Bahari
Then They Came For Me

6 Books that mention Serial Killer
Saeed Hanaei

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
0812981804 Rosewater 1
0345472004 The Serial Killer Files 20
1439138850 The A to Z Encyclopedia o... 8
0806528214 Wanted Undead Or Alive 4
0275990990 Inside the Minds of Seria... 14
1780740832 Then They Came For Me 1

Saeed Hanaei or Said Hanai (Persian: سعید حنایی‎, born 1962 - died April 8, 2002) was an Iranian serial killer.

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External References
  1. Saeed Hanaei on en.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Sep 16, 2018.
  2. Saeed Hanaei on sco.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Sep 16, 2018.
  3. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Saeed HANAEI on murderpedia.org, Retrieved on Sep 16, 2018.
  4. Q2484736 on www.wikidata.org, Retrieved on Oct 17, 2018.
Internal References

Saeed Hanaei is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #1 of 2[ Page 1 ] of Serial Killers active in Iran
  2. #81 of 649[ Page 6 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #235 of 649[ Page 16 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
  4. #517 of 649[ Page 35 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  5. #566 of 649[ Page 38 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
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