Thursday, September 20, 2018
HLN "True Crime" describes Williams Brothers hate crime spree in 1999, 2001
On Tuesday, September 18, 2010, HLN “True Crime” covered the spree in 1999 of the white supremacist Williams brothers (Benjamin Matthew Williams and James Tyler Williams), who killed a gay couple – Gary Matson and Winfried Mowder, near Sacramento, Advocate story.
In 2001 they set fire to synagogues and an abortion clinic. Another story describes their rearing by an ultrafundamentalist sects.
But in some ways their spree reminds one of Andrew Cunanan in 1987.
Their crimes were also depicted in the “Not in Our Town” series.