Anti-drugs campaigner's body dumped in well

Last updated 15:56 13/06/2013

Relevant offers

Australia

Legendary trainer Bart Cummings dies aged 87 Three Perth children 'doused in petrol, set alight' in home Investigation exposes shocking exploitation of convenience store workers No ghosts here: Sydney hipster house creeps out UK media Violent brawl between teenage girls on Sydney train caught on video Bali police questioned over alleged buck's night bribe Man arrested over death of two-year-old Nikki Francis-Coslovich Hungry kangaroos on collision course with skifield traffic in Australia Matthew Forti continued to sell drugs to friends after Georgina Bartter's death, court Fight to have three parents named on birth certificate

New South Wales police reinvestigating the 36-year-old murder of Griffith anti-drugs campaigner Donald Mackay have been told two hit men dumped the body in a well at a property near Hay on their way back to Melbourne.

Police have been able to establish historical links between key figures of the Griffith mafia - alleged to have organised the hit - and the property now at the centre of the latest investigation.

The theory, believed to be supported by fresh information from an inside source, suggests Mackay was shot in the carpark of the Griffith Hotel, bundled into the boot of a car and driven to a Hay property 150 kilometres away before the killers moved on to Echuca and Melbourne.

Ad Feedback

- FFX Aus

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content