Unsolved Murders

Brian Hayward

Age: 51

Sex: male

Date: 4 Jul 1988

Place: Burwood Place, Marble Arch, London

Source: www.courtnewsuk.co.uk

Brian Hayward was shot in the head at almost point blank range in Marble Arch. A man was tried but aquitted.

He was shot with a Luger pistol in an underground carpark in Marble Arch after leaving work.

Brian Hayward was a department head at Chestertons, an estate agency on Seymour Street, Marble Arch.

He usually left his office at about 6.45pm and arrived home around 8pm.

He drove a company BMW which was kept in a high security underground car park in Marble Arch that required a plastic entry card for to gain access.

A shot was heard at about 7pm and the police arrived within 10 minutes.


*map pointers are rough estimates based on known location details as per Place field above.


see "Trainee killed his boss, court told." Times [London, England] 4 July 1989: 3. The Times Digital Archive. Web. 2 Oct. 2015.

see Andrew Morgan. "Surveyor is cleared of murdering office chief." Times [London, England] 18 July 1989: 3. The Times Digital Archive. Web. 2 Oct. 2015.