Croydon: The Murder of Nimal Samarasinha

As the frost began to thaw on the morning of January 30th, 1992 in Wallington by Croydon, South London, Nimal Samarasinha and his family prepared for work and school. He left the house to warm the car up, and soon his daughter ran out to meet him, only when she got to the pavement, her father was lying on the ground - one forceful blow of a knife in his heart.


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SOURCES


COURT RECORD

R V. Florence Samarasinha

https://app.justis.com/search/Samarasinha/1/Relevance


ARTICLES


HERALD SCOTLAND

8th DECEMBER 1993

https://www.heraldscotland.com/news/12708787.wife-murdered-husband-to-hide-her-secret-life/

18th DECEMBER 1993

https://www.heraldscotland.com/news/12705126.gambling-wife-who-hired-man-to-kill-husband-jailed-for-life/


THE GUARDIAN

8TH DECEMBER, 1993

https://www.newspapers.com/image/260278804/?terms=Nimal%2BSamarasinha


THE GUARDIAN

18TH DECEMBER, 1993

https://www.newspapers.com/image/260286606/?terms=Nimal%2BSamarasinha


INDEPENDENT

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/woman-guilty-of-killing-husband-to-protect-secret-life-council-officials-life-of-prostitution-and-1466055.html


COURT NEWS UK

http://courtnewsuk.co.uk/?s=Nimal+Samarasinha


BOOK CHAPTER

‘Hitmen — True Stories of Street Executions’

By: Wensley Clarkson

John Blake Publishing, Limited, 2005

Chapter Title: Stand By Your Man


TV

CRIMEWATCH, APRIL 1993

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9BZtZ6Rb-wE


WALLINGTON/ CROYDON/ OTHER


https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wallington,_London


https://www.plumplot.co.uk/Croydon-crime-stats.html


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