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