Monthly Archives: June 2013

Crime Scene 11/15

  16th November 1874. Caesar’s Camp, Aldershot. Private Thomas Smith with his platoon the 20th Hussars, were taken to the rifle range at Caesar’s Camp for firing practice. During the practice Smith turned his rifle towards Captain John Dent Bird. … Continue reading

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Crime Scene 10/15

  31st December 2009. Church Hill, Aldershot. 40 year old Julie Harrison and 4 year old Maisie went to the house of her former partner Andy Copland for a custody visit, they had separated just a few weeks before. The neighbours … Continue reading

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Crime Scene 9/15

22nd February 1972. Montgomery Lines, Aldershot. Five women, an elderly gardener and a Roman Catholic Priest were killed by an IRA bomb attack on the 16th Parachute Regiment headquarters in Aldershot, a further nineteen people were injured. The massive car … Continue reading

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Crime Scene 8/15

6th June 1981. Laffans Road, Aldershot. Marion Crofts aged 14, was cycling to band practice at Wavell School when she was stopped by a man and beaten to death. She was reported missing and her body was discovered hidden in … Continue reading

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Crime Scene 7/15

22nd August 1952. Ash Vale Station, Ash Vale. 28 year old Geoffrey Dean was a ticket inspector at Ash Vale Station, one of his duties was to count the takings in fares before locking the money in the station’s safe. … Continue reading

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Crime Scene 6/15

21st March 2003. M3 Motorway Bridge, Frimley. Mr Little had worked as a lorry driver for Ford for 26 years. He was driving his lorry on the M3 between junctions 3 and 4 at Frimley when a brick was thrown … Continue reading

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Crime Scene 5/15

10th May 1982. Aldershot Common, Aldershot. Mrs Ann Lee, 44, left her home in Aldershot with her labrador Monty, to meet Mrs Johnson, 66, who lived in a nearby bungalow and owned a red setter called Tara. The two women … Continue reading

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