“A South Australian Government Reward for up to $200,000 has been offered for information leading to the apprehension/convictions of the person or people responsible for this murder.”
At about 8.00 a.m. on Saturday 19 May 1956 Kenneth Hearn, aged 21 years, was found in the front seat of a St Georges taxi on Golden Grove Road, Salisbury. He was a taxi driver. Mr Hearn had been shot once in the head at close range with what was believed to be a .22 bullet.
At about 1.00 a.m. on 19 May 1956 Mr Hearn is believed to have picked up a fare in Port Adelaide to take to Salisbury. The motive was suggested as robbery as money appeared to have been stolen.
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