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Murder of grandmother, Beverley Hanley

Posted on 06/10/2019

It is now 9 years since Beverley Hanley was found murdered at her home address in Homington Road, Elizabeth North.

The well-loved grandmother was located by her sister at about 3.25pm on Wednesday 6th October 2010, with the front door and screen door found shut but not locked.

The 64-year old had severe head injuries believed to be caused by a cricket bat found at the scene, as well as injuries caused by a sharp-edged weapon.

Her house had also been ransacked and her handbag allegedly stolen.

Police believe she was killed sometime between 7.30am and 11am on the morning of Wednesday 6 October 2010.

A reward of up to $200,000 is on offer to anyone who provides information leading to a conviction in the case.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or at www.crimestopperssa.com.au

A 44-year old Victorian man has been charged with her murder and is awaiting trial.




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