The Snowtown murders, also known as the Bodies in Barrels murders, were the murders of at least 11 people in the Adelaide area, Australia, between August 1992 and May 1999.



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Episode credited cast:
Gordon Drage ...
Himself - Former Senior Constable, SAPOL
Denis Edmonds ...
Himself - Former Chief Superintendent, SAPOL
Maciej Henneberg ...
Himself - Forensic Anthropologist, University of Adelaide (as Prof Maciej Henneberg)
Elizabeth Haydon
Marcus Johnson ...
Himself - Stepfather of James Vlassakis
Debi Marshall ...
Herself - Crime Reporter
Ray Davies
Paul Mullen ...
Himself - Psychiatrist (as Prof Paul Mullen)
Narrator (voice)
Jeremy Pudney ...
Himself - Crime Reporter
Jack White ...
Himself - Forensic Psychologist (as Dr Jack White)
Nicole Zuritta ...
Herself - Friend of Michael Gardiner


The Snowtown murders, also known as the Bodies in Barrels murders, were the murders of 11 (the twelfth charge of Suzanne Allen was dropped due to lack of evidence) people in South Australia, Australia between August 1992 and May 1999. The crimes were uncovered when the remains of eight bodies were found in barrels of acid located in a rented former bank building in Snowtown, South Australia on 20 May 1999. A total of four people, John Justin Bunting, Robert Joe Wagner, Mark Ray Haydon and James Spyridon Vlassakis, where charged and convicted for the murders and/or or assisting in the murders. Written by Ulf Kjell Gür

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