Life for 100-year-old’s killer

2008-06-09 00:00

The killer of popular Richmond centenarian, Herbert James “Bob” Downs, was jailed for life plus 10 years’ imprisonment yesterday for his murder and related charges.

He said he was “shocked” when he saw Downs in the bedroom while he was trying to open a wardrobe with a knife. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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