Murder – Bernadette Liston (18-97)
At about 3:30 pm, 25th October 2002, the 46 year old victim was found murdered in her home by her 12 year old daughter who had arrived home from school. Ms Liston had been bashed, stabbed and shot. There was no sign of forced entry to the house. A number of items were missing including her mobile phone and bath towels. Ms Liston was last seen alive by her partner and 4 year old daughter when they left the Victor Harbor home at 9:30 am. Police believe Ms Liston was murdered during the morning of 25th October and they suspect she knew her killer.
In August 2008, a female was arrested for Ms Liston’s murder but was subsequently acquitted in the Supreme Court.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or by clicking on the Make a Report button at the top of the page. Please quote reference 18-97.