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Body of suspected murderer recovered by police
9:13pm Tuesday 10th July 2012 in News
POLICE tonight said they were continuing to investigate the murder of PC Ian Dibell, who was shot while off duty in Clacton yesterday.
The body of the suspect, Peter Reeve, has now been recovered from where it was found in a churchyard in Writtle earlier today.
But a police spokesman said: "This continues to be a live murder investigation being led by the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate.
"Detectives are now interviewing witnesses and gathering information regarding the full circumstances leading to the death of police officer Ian Dibell and deceased murder suspect Peter Reeve."
Police say a file will now be produced for the Essex Coroner ahead of an inquest.