Ulf Olsson

 

 

Age: 58

 

Summary: Swedish convicted murderer who was sentenced to life in prison in 2005 for the 1989 abduction, rape and murders of 10-year-old Helen Nilsson and 26-year-old prostitute Jannica Ekblad that remained unsolved for many years before a series of DNA tests including 28 other suspects were found through anonymous tips in 2004, in which the investigation became the second-largest in Swedish history that was only surpassed by the investigation of the 1986 assassination of Swedish prime minister Olof Palme.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by hanging

 

Born: December 19, 1951

 

Died: January 10, 2010

 

Location: Sundsvall, Sweden