14th September 1985, Avril Dunn, and
Duncan Jackson were known to each other, and had been playing Darts
together in the Heron pub in the Limbury Meads area of
(interestingly, the same pub where this
disappeared on her short walk home.
Jackson took her to Sundon woods where he
beat her, then strangled her.
Caught 25 years after the murder, Jackson was caught via
new developments in DNA techniques.
27th January 2000, The court was
told that semen stains found on Avril's clothing could
not be identified at the time, but new advances in DNA
techniques meant this was now possible.
Jackson was found guilty and given a life