John Bunting

Serial Killer + Ringleader + Murderer
Born Sep 4, 1966

John Justin Bunting is an Australian serial killer from Brisbane, Queensland, currently serving eleven consecutive sentences of life imprisonment without the possibility of parole for his role in the murder of 11 victims of the Snowtown murders. Bunting was the ringleader of a "degenerate sub-culture" of murderers whose victims were people they already knew. Under the instruction of Bunting, the group would prey upon the weak and steal their welfare payments.… Read More

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1966 Birth Born on September 4, 1966.


1985 18 Years Old Barry Lane was an open homosexual and crossdresser. Lane had previously been in a relationship with Robert Wagner from 1985 until 1996. … Read More


1991 24 Years Old Bunting lived in Murray Bridge, South Australia from November 1991, living on Lohman Street until he moved to Burdekin Avenue in May 1997 where he remained until September 1998. … Read More
1992 25 Years Old Bunting's murder spree began in August 1992, with the murder of Clinton Trezise, 22. … Read More
1994 27 Years Old Trezise was found buried two years after his murder in a shallow grave on 16 August 1994 at Lower Light, South Australia. … Read More
1995 28 Years Old Davies was murdered by Bunting and Wagner in December 1995 and was never reported missing. … Read More


…  He shared a house with Barry Lane for a period of five months from April to October 1997. … Read More
He moved into the house shared by Bunting and Vlassakis in 1998. … Read More
1999 32 Years Old David Johnson was lured to the disused bank in Snowtown by his stepbrother, James Vlassakis, on 9 May 1999. … Read More
2003 36 Years Old Bunting was tried together with Robert Wagner. On 8 September 2003, Bunting was found guilty and convicted on 11 counts of murder. … Read More
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