35th year  -  N° 299                 Sunday, 25 October 2020         Antwerpen		
Die Kleinen und die Bösen
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Tuesday 29th of January 1985

35 years ago

Kidnapper Dieter Engelbrecht commits suicide by hanging in his cell at the age of 46 in Düsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.

Engelbrecht and his 29-year-old wife Helma were sentenced to 10 years imprisonment the day before for torturing and sexually abusing 16-year-old Silvia Hantke in their basement from 10 February 1982 until 23 May 1983.