Unsolved Murders

Beatrice Greig

Age: 80

Sex: female

Date: 28 Mar 1992

Place: Loughrigg Close, The Meadows

Beatrice Greig was found dead at her home. Her daughter was convicted of killing her twice but successfully appealed twice.

Beatrice Greig was beaten to death with a hammer.

Her daughter was first convicted of her murder in February 1995 but was acquitted 21 months later on appeal in 1998 after her conviction was quashed on a technicality.

She was tried again and convicted again in 1997 but appealed again in 1998 and her conviction was found to be unsafe and she was freed.

It was heard that the prosecution’s case was entirely circumstantial. The prosecution said that Beatrice Greig's daughter had been motivated by financial greed.

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