Unsolved Murders

Gordon Benedict Ware

Age: 18

Sex: male

Date: 22 Jul 1988

Place: Dorking, Surrey

Source: surrey.police.uk

Gordon Benedict Ware was stabbed after in Dorking following a road traffic accident.

A 42-year-old man was tried for his murder but acquitted. It was stated that he had claimed self-defence, but Gordon Ware's case is still listed as unresolved by Surrey police.

Gordon Ware died from a single stab wound shortly after leaving a pub where he had been celebrating a friend's birthday.

Gordon Ware was a mechanic and had lived in Westcott near Dorking.


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see What Do They Know

see Aberdeen Press and Journal - Monday 25 July 1988