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True Crime Bones

True Crime Bones

By Marissa Bones
This is South African True Crime Podcast, where we take an intense look at some of the most shocking, unforgettable and never before covered cases from one of the most dangerous countries in the world.
Serial killers, homicides, gang-violence, and more! Find me on Instagram @truecrime.bones
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10. Currently in South Africa
Currently in South Africa is where I share quick, current, crime related news and events happening in South Africa at the moment. From one platform to another, bringing awareness and shedding light on what's happening in my country. So here's a look into what's happening this week in South Africa with the following 2 stories. 1, Dying SBV security officer, robbed by onlookers. 2, six people murdered over this weekend in Langa. If you have any information regarding the SBV cash-in-transit robbery that occurred on the 12th of April 2021 in Gugulethu, South Africa please contact the SBV hotline on 0834087029. You can find me on Instagram @truecrime.bones and thank you so much for listening.  Your host - Marissa Bones PATREON - https://www.patreon.com/truecrimebones BuyMeACoffee - https://www.buymeacoffee.com/marissabones
20:46
April 14, 2021
9. Currently in South Africa
Episode 9 consists of 2 stories, the first being a man hands himself over for killing his ex girlfriend's lover and the second being about vigilante justice. This is to give you a look into what's currently happening in South Africa. You can find me on Instagram @truecrime.bones and if you would like to buy me a 1 dollar coffee https://www.buymeacoffee.com/marissabones Thank you so much for listening. Your host, Marissa Bones
21:01
April 5, 2021
8. Currently in South Africa
Episode 8 consists of the following 2 stories, the mother of murdered daughter whose killers were taken out and 4-year-old, Chloe van der Westhuizen who was shot during a gang shooting. This is to give you a look into what's currently happening in South Africa, as well as what life is like living here. You can find me on Instagram @truecrime.bones and if you would like to give a one time donation to support this podcast, you can buy me a coffee https://www.buymeacoffee.com/marissabones Thank you so much for listening. Your host, Marissa Bones
19:45
March 31, 2021
The murder of Elsie Chabalala
In this episode I will be discussing the murder of 37-year-old Elsie Chabalala who was butchered by her jealous ex boyfriend, 36-year-old Thahbang Leonard Moqhobai. Also a new Patron shoutout to Shahoya from Abnormal Heights Podcast, which is comming soon. Check out her Instagram page @abnormalheightspod and If you would also like to support this podcast you can follow the Patreon link below or check it out on the @truecrime.bones Instagram page https://www.patreon.com/truecrimebones Thank you so much for listening!! Your host - Marissa Bones
44:55
March 27, 2021
7. Currently in South Africa
Episode 7 consists of 2 events the first being a mother who boiled her newborn and the second being about gang shootings. This is to give you a look into what's currently happening in South Africa You can find me on Instagram @truecrime.bones and if you would like to buy me a coffee https://www.buymeacoffee.com/marissabones Thank you so much for listening. Your host, Marissa Bones
22:11
March 19, 2021
6. Currently in South Africa
A look into what's currently happening in South Africa with these 2 stories. You can find me on Instagram @truecrime.bones Thank you so much for listening. Your host, Marissa Bones
24:35
March 15, 2021
5. Currently in South Africa
A look into what's currently happening in South Africa with these 3 stories. You can find me on Instagram @truecrime.bones Thank you so much for listening. Your host, Marissa Bones
19:17
March 11, 2021
Part 4. Callie & Monique, Taken Hostage Series
In this episode, part 4 in the Callie and Monique, Taken Hostage series we will be discussing the arrival of the hostages on the island and what transpired afterwards. Stay tuned for more episodes on this case released every Monday. A special shoutout and thank you to crime author Gisela K from the Grizzly Books podcast for not only the intro but also being a True Crime Bones Patron. You can find her on Instagram @grizzly_books and I highly recommend checking out the Grizzly Books website www.grizzly-books.com for more information on not just the podcast but her published books as well. If you would like to become a Patron and support this podcast you can follow the link https://www.patreon.com/truecrimebones which is also available in the bio of my Instagram page @truecrime.bones Thank you so much for listening. Your host, Marissa Bones
42:01
March 8, 2021
4. Currently in South Africa
Currently in South Africa is where I share quick, current, crime related events happening in South Africa at the moment. From one platform to another, bringing awareness and shedding light on what's happening in my country. So here's a look into this week in South Africa with these 4 stories. You can find me on Instagram @truecrime.bones Thank you so much for listening.  Your host - Marissa Bones
30:60
March 6, 2021
Part 3. Callie & Monique, Taken Hostage Series
In this episode, part 3 in the Callie and Monique, Taken Hostage series we learn what all transpired on the boat and that Monique is woman not to be messed with. Stay tuned for more episodes on this case coming soon. If you would like to support this podcast and become a True Crime Bones Patron, please follow the link below or the link available in the truecrime.bones Instagram page. https://www.patreon.com/truecrimebones Thank you so much for listening. Your host, Marissa Bones
35:48
February 28, 2021
3. Currently in South Africa
Currently in South Africa is where I share quick, current, crime related events happening in South Africa at the moment. From one platform to another, bringing awareness and shedding light on what's happening in my country. So here's a look into this week in South Africa with these 3 Headlines. You can find me on Instagram @truecrime.bones Thank you so much for listening.  Your host - Marissa Bones
19:34
February 25, 2021
Part 2. Callie & Monique, Taken Hostage Series
In this episode, part 2 in the Callie and Monique, Taken Hostage series we learn what happened to Callie, Monique and everyone else after armed men stormed the resort. Stay tuned for more, a lot more episodes to come as we barely scratched the surface in the Callie and Monique series. If you want to support this podcast and become a True Crime Bones Patron, please follow the link below or the link available in the truecrime.bones Instagram page. https://www.patreon.com/truecrimebones Thank you so much for listening. Your host, Marissa Bones
33:39
February 22, 2021
Part 1. Callie & Monique, Taken Hostage Series
This is the first of many episodes in the Callie and Monique, Taken hostage series. Where we will be focusing on what the married, South African couple went through while being 2 of the 21 hostages that were abducted by Abu Sayyaf rebels on 23 April 2000. An in depth look at the tragic events they and the rest of the hostages experienced during their time in captivity. Also a special shoutout to a True Crime Bones Patron, Debbie from the Right Shoe Podcast. You can also find her on Instagram @shopaholicdeb44 and website www.therightshoepodcast.com Please consider joining the Patreon if you would like to support this podcast and also get a special shoutout. Link is available down below or on truecrime.bones Instagram bio. https://www.patreon.com/truecrimebones Thank you so much for listening. Your host Marissa Bones
24:15
February 15, 2021
2. Currently in South Africa
Currently in South Africa is where I share quick, current, crime related news and events happening in South Africa at the moment. From one platform to another, bringing awareness and shedding light on what's happening in my country. So here's a look into this week in South Africa with these 5 Headlines. You can find me on Instagram @truecrime.bones Thank you so much for listening.  Your host - Marissa Bones
19:04
February 12, 2021
Currently in South Africa
Stay up to date with what's happening in South Africa with these 5 Headlines. You can find me on Instagram @truecrime.bones Thanks for listening Your host, Marissa Bones
22:06
February 8, 2021
The Waldeck Affair Part 2, Finale
Get ready for some unexpected twists in this closing episode of The Waldeck Affair. In this episode we will be going through what happened during the trial as well as the sentencing and some surprising information along the way. If you would like to support this podcast you can follow the Patreon link below or check it out on the @truecrime.bones Instagram page https://www.patreon.com/truecrimebones Thank you so much for listening!! Your host - Marissa Bones
01:12:17
February 7, 2021
The Waldeck Affair Part 1
Since we did some time traveling in the previous episode, I decided since we're already in the past let's do one more old case while we add it. So in this 1 part episode we will be discussing the Waldeck Affair, a murder that took place in the year 1956 in Johannesburg, South Africa. If you would like to support this podcast you can follow the Patreon link below or check it out on the @truecrime.bones Instagram page https://www.patreon.com/truecrimebones Thank you so much for listening!! Your host - Marissa Bones
42:41
February 3, 2021
The Van Buuren Case
Get ready to do some time traveling because in this episode we are going all the way back to the year 1956. Where we will be discussing the murder of 18-year-old Myrna Joy Aken in what was know as the Van Buuren. Plus a special shoutout for True Crime Bones's new Patron, Debbie. Check out her Instagram page @shopaholicdeb44 and her podcast called The Right Shoe. If you would also like to support this podcast you can follow the Patreon link below or check it out on the @truecrime.bones Instagram page https://www.patreon.com/truecrimebones Thank you so much for listening!! Your host - Marissa Bones
47:13
January 14, 2021
Phuthi Ramara - Student found murdered.
Welcome to another quick headlines episode. In this mini-episode, we're looking into the ongoing case of Phuthi Ramara, a 21 year old Unisa student, who's naked body was found in a playground, beaten, raped and strangled to death. * plus a shout-out to True Crime Bones first Patron, Grizzly Books INSTA - grizzly_books_truecrime. If you would also like to become a patron and support this podcast, follow the link below. https://www.patreon.com/truecrimebones Thanks for listening! Find me on Instagram (truecrime.bones). 
19:31
January 1, 2021
The Stella Hostel Murders. Part 4, the final episode.
Today we finally come to the end of the Xander Bylsma case, who murdered two teenage hostel girls on May 26th, 2018 in Stella, a small town in South Africa, so stay tuned for all the details of this intricate case. Plus a few special shoutouts: (Vancouver True crime : INSTA - @vancouver_true_crime & PODCAST-Vancouver True crime). (Debbie : INSTA - @shopaholicdeb44 & PODCAST - The Right Shoe). (Shahoya : INSTA - @abnormalheightspod & PODCAST - coming soon). And the one and only Superwoman and my best friend - (Gisela : INSTA - @gisela_k._ * @gisela_k._art * @gisela_k_h0rr0r * @cycle_with_giselak * @grizzly_books & PODCAST - Grizzly Books). Find me on Instagram @truecrime.bones for more South African True Crime Stories and to stay updated with the latest news of this podcast.  Thanks for listening! True crime bones has a PATREON!! So if you would like to support this podcast and also get some exclusive content then just follow the link below as each bit helps. https://www.patreon.com/truecrimebones - Marissa Bones (Your Host).
39:10
December 26, 2020
The Stella Hostel Murders. Part 3
Today we continue the story of the Xander Bylsma case (Part 3), who murdered two teenage hostel girls on May 26th, 2018 in Stella, a small town in South Africa. This will be a multiple-part series (4-5 parts), so stay tuned for all the details of this intricate case.  In this episode, we look at the events of the 26th of May 2018 and the confessions of Xander.  Find me on Instagram @truecrime.bones for more South African True Crime Stories and to stay updated with the latest news of this podcast.  Thanks for listening!  See you for the next one- I'll be translating all the transcripts from Afrikaans to English and discussing them with you.  - Marissa Bones (Your Host). 
33:42
December 6, 2020
Families plead for help after two 7-year-old boys went missing.
Welcome to the third Instagram Headlines mini-episode on the True Crime Bones Podcast!  In this episode, we will be going through the new developments in the case of two 7-year-old boys who went missing, well tried as things took a turn in this episode. Also if you made it to the end thank you for listening!
24:05
October 31, 2020
Man accused of killing wife over decision to divorce and move overseas.
Welcome to the second Instagram Headlines mini-episode on the True Crime Bones Podcast!  In this mini-episode, we're looking into the ongoing case of Navin Chanderlal (54) who pleaded not guilty to murder charges in the the Durban High Court this week. Navin is accused of the murder of his wife, Vathaniagee "Jennifer" Pillay (65) on Christmas eve, 24 December 2018. Thanks for listening! Find me on Instagram (truecrime.bones). 
24:18
October 27, 2020
The Stella Hostel Murders. Part 2
Today we continue the story of the Xander Bylsma case,  who murdered two teenage hostel girls on May 26th, 2018 in Stella, a small town in South Africa. This will be a multiple-part series (6-7 parts), so stay tuned for all the details of this intricate case.  In this episode, we look at: * The testimony of Brandon Victor * The testimony of Anastasia Visser * The testimony of Ronnie Hough  * The events of the 26th of May 2018 * Plus a special shoutout to another True Crime Podcaster (grizzly-books).  Find me on Instagram @truecrime.bones for more South African True Crime Stories and to stay updated with the latest news of this podcast.  Thanks for listening! See you for the next one- I'll be translating all the transcripts from Afrikaans to English and discussing them with you.  - Marissa Bones (Your Host). 
28:32
October 10, 2020
The Stella Hostel Murders. Part 1 (Xander Bylsma)
On the 26 of May 2018, in a small town called Stella, two best friends, 17-year-old Sharnelle Hough and 16-year-old Marna Engelbrecht were found brutally murdered in their high school hostel. This is a deeply disturbing and riveting case from South Africa with ongoing twists and turns.  Exciting News:  This will be a Multiple-Part Series, so stay tuned for more! Remember to Follow/Subscribe to my Podcast so that you stay up to date with all the latest episode! You can also find me on Instagram (truecrime.bones). 
19:14
September 1, 2020
Murderer Finally Caught After 6 Years- With the Help of a Facebook Post!
Welcome to the first Instagram Headlines mini-episode on the True Crime Bones Podcast!  In this mini-episode, we're looking into the murder case of Christine Robinson and how her killer was finally caught and arrested. It's a great story, so make sure to stay till the end of the episode!  Thanks for listening! Find me on Instagram (truecrime.bones). 
20:49
August 17, 2020