32. Australia - The Backpacker Murders (Part 1)

Australian Serial Killer
Serial Killer
Travel crime
Ivan Milat podcast
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Australian police received multiple missing person’s reports in the early 1990s. Young backpackers from the UK and Germany who were hitchhiking from Sydney to Melbourne disappeared without a trace. When the bodies of two young British women were discovered in the Belanglo State Forest, one of the largest manhunts in Australia’s history began.

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Milat: Inside Australia’s Biggest Manhunt, A Detective’s Story


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Inside Story: Grisley trail of the backpack killer: he buries his victims at Executioner’s Drop… Robert Milliken on the Australian who preys on hitch-hikers

Ein trauriger spaziergang durch australiens Serienkillerwald




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