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Thursday, March 1, 2018

A former army commando has been jailed for life with a minimum term of 28 years for the “callous and planned” murder of dog walker Peter Wrighton.

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Peter Wrighton
Thursday, March 1, 2018

This is the selfie Alexander Palmer took shortly after killing dog walker Peter Wrighton in woodland near East Harling.

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Alexander Palmer
Thursday, March 1, 2018

Mental health staff treating an ex-Royal Marine who killed a dog walker warned police about him.

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Alexander Palmer
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

The devastated family of murdered dog walker has told how they and his killer have been “failed” by mental health professionals.

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Peter Wrighton
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Alexander Palmer remained at large for a week after savagely stabbing Peter Wrighton to death in a frenzied and brutal attack which almost severed the married father and grandfather’s head from his body.

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Alexander Palmer
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

A former soldier from Cringleford was found guilty on Wednesday of killing a dog walker in a frenzied knife attack in woodlands near East Harling last summer.

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Gemma
Tuesday, February 27, 2018

A jury will tomorrow be sent out to consider its verdict in the trial of a ex-soldier accused of killing an 83-year-old dog walker.

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Peter Wrighton
Monday, February 26, 2018

A former soldier accused of murdering an 83-year-old dog walker had been discharged from the army on medical grounds.

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East Harling murder
Thursday, February 22, 2018

Murdered dog walker Peter Wrighton suffered up to 45 knife wounds during a “rapid attack” in a Norfolk woodland, a court today heard.

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Alexander Palmer
Thursday, February 22, 2018

Injuries caused to a murdered dog walker were so “strange” that a police officer thought they were inflicted by the victim’s own pet, a court heard.

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Peter Wrighton
Wednesday, February 21, 2018

A woman who found the body of murdered dog walker Peter Wrighton cried in court as she described the moment she realised he was dead.

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Peter Wrighton
Tuesday, February 20, 2018

A jury has been sworn in to try a former soldier accused of murdering a dog walker in Norfolk woodland.

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Gemma
Tuesday, February 20, 2018

The trial of a former soldier accused of murdering a dog walker in Norfolk woodlands is due to start today - about 120 miles away in Nottingham.

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Gemma
Wednesday, October 11, 2017

A new buddy scheme to support dog walkers in a wood where a man was brutally murdered has been given the go-ahead - and looks set to leave a lasting legacy.

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Peter Wrighton
Wednesday, October 11, 2017

A dog walking scheme will be organised at a meeting today to help reassure and to bring together a community following the murder of Peter Wrighton.

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Peter Wrighton
Friday, August 18, 2017

The son of murdered 83-year-old dog walker Peter Wrighton has described his father as a “mild-mannered and gentle” man.

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Alexander Palmer
Tuesday, August 15, 2017

A former soldier from Cringleford accused of the murder of 83-year-old Peter Wrighton could stand trial in February next year.

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Gemma
Monday, August 14, 2017

A man has appeared in court having been charged in connection with the murder of 83-year-old dog-walker Peter Wrighton.

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Peter Wrighton
Monday, August 14, 2017

A 23-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a grandfather who was attacked as he walked his dogs.

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Alexander Palmer
Sunday, August 13, 2017

Police have been granted extra time to quiz the man arrested on suspicion of murdering 83-year-old dog walker Peter Wrighton, as forensic teams continue to search a number of locations around Norfolk.

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Peter Wrighton
Sunday, August 13, 2017

Police investigating the murder of 83-year-old Peter Wrighton have been searching homes in Cringleford and Bawdeswell as part of their probe.

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Gemma
Saturday, August 12, 2017

The arrest of a man in his 20s in connection with the murder of 83-year-old Peter Wrighton has been welcomed by people living near the scene of the crime.

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Peter Wrighton
Saturday, August 12, 2017

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering 83-year-old Peter Wrighton.

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Peter Wrighton
Friday, August 11, 2017

Murder detectives investigating the death of 83-year-old grandfather Peter Wrighton at East Harling have issued descriptions of three men they would like to speak to in connection with the incident.

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Peter Wrighton
Friday, August 11, 2017

Animal attack injuries have been ruled out as a potential cause of East Harling murder victim Peter Wrighton’s death, police have said.

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Peter Wrighton
Thursday, August 10, 2017

The horrific murder of 83-year-old Peter Wrighton has raised a number of questions.

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Peter Wrighton
Thursday, August 10, 2017

Heartfelt tributes have continued to pour in for a man murdered while walking his dogs in Norfolk woodlands.

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Peter Wrighton
Thursday, August 10, 2017

As a reporter, you get used to dealing with extreme situations.

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Peter Wrighton
Thursday, August 10, 2017

They are sleepy places where people have traditionally felt safe enough to walk alone in the dark or even leave their doors and windows unlocked.

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Peter Wrighton
Thursday, August 10, 2017

The inquest into the death of a man murdered in East Harling opened in Norwich this morning.

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