Monday, October 17, 2011

Body of woman Pc is found in woodland as colleagues arrest male detective from the same force - 17th Oct 2011

A former policeman was under arrest tonight for the murder of his policewoman wife whose body was found dumped in woodland.

The woman, aged in her 30s, was believed to have been taken from her £700,000 home and driven four miles to the dense woods where her body was concealed with leaves.

Detectives who found the body on the border between Surrey and Sussex on Sunday night later arrested the woman's husband on suspicion of murder.

Senior detectives confirmed that she had been killed on Sunday night and that her body was discovered hours later.

They also revealed that a 35-year-old detective who recently left the police force, had been arrested on suspicion of murder.

The killing of the police officer sent shock waves through the Surrey Police force, renowned for its close-knit workforce. Read More