Unsolved Murders

Christopher Comely

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Date: 17 Jun 1987

Place: Northwold Road, Stoke Newington, North London

Christopher Comely was murdered in a robbery at his jewellery shop, Jewel Box, on Wednesday 17 June 1987.

A man was charged with his murder in April 1988 but nothing more is known.

His dog was also shot and killed in the robbery but before it died it had chased one of the robbers into Leabridge Road where it collapsed and died.

There had been two robbers, both black men.

Christopher Comely had lived in Walthamstow in north east London.

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