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CASE TYPE: Murder
LOCATION: Mount Gambier
CASE DATE: November 4, 2011

NEWTON Stephen Hugh

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NEWTON Stephen Hugh

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Stephen Hugh Newton

Murdered

The decomposing body of the 55-year-old was found in his home on Davison St, Mount Gambier on Friday November 4, 2011. He died as a result of an assault.
A range of items including a TV, DVDs, a computer game console, and games were taken.
Police believe it is more likely that he was killed sometime between 23 and 29 September but not found until 4 November.
NOTE: A man was arrested, charged and convicted in relation to the theft of property. He was sentenced in 2012 to a period of imprisonment in relation to the matter.

As at 21 November 2019, a person has been arrested and charged in relation to this matter and is now before the Courts.  Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1 800 333 000, on-line, via the App or email an investigator.



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