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11 Disturbing Facts About The Unsolved Hinterkaifeck Murders

Updated 14 Jun 2019 141.0k views11 items

In the early 1920s, on a Friday night in late March, a German family and their new maid were brutally killed in their rural and isolated home. Law enforcement officials interviewed several people - both locals and transients - in an effort to find the person or people responsible for the shocking murders of six people. However, nearly a century later, no one has ever been charged with the horrifying killings that occurred at the farm in Hinterkaifeck, a small Bavarian homestead. Consequently, the Hinterkaifeck farm murders remain unsolved, making the savage and bloody massacre one of Germany's oldest unsolved murders of a family.  

Many people have studied these brutal murders that utilized farm tools, and developed their own theories about what happened. Yet the world remains stumped as to the identity of the murderer, making the Hinterkaifeck murders one of the most talked about cases in Germany. Read on to discover the intriguing facts of the Hinterkaifeck massacre that left four adults and two young children dead.

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