Monday, April 23, 2012

MI6 Gareth Williams Inquest Reopens

The inquest into the mysterious death of an MI6 spy found in a holdall has reopened.

Relatives of Gareth Williams have demanded to find out if he was killed by secret services.

The naked and decomposing body of the 31-year-old was found in the bath of his home in Pimlico, central London, in August 2010.

The case has left family members fearing "some agency specialising in the dark arts" will leave them with no way of knowing how and why he died.

Scotland Yard has not been able to conclude whether he died at the hands of a third party or not.

Relatives believe someone was either present when he died or broke into his home afterwards to destroy the evidence.

Coroner Fiona Wilcox, who has already expressed frustration at police over DNA errors, is expected to hear from 30 witnesses over five days. Read More