Detectives renew appeal over murder of David Wilson

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DETECTIVES today renewed their appeal for information in relation to David Wilson’s death.

They are particularly keen to speak to witnesses to an alleged cashpoint robbery, which took place shortly after 4am on December 14.

At 4.18am that morning, a man called police to say that he had been robbed near to the Post Office ATM in Southwick Green, just a few hundred yards from David’s home.

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CCTV footage from the area shows the victim and another person at the ATM at about 4.09am.

Officers have released CCTV footage of this person and are appealing for him to come forward.

CCTV also shows the person using the cash machine at 4.17am.

Anyone who recognises the people in the CCTV, or anyone with any information, is asked to contact police on 101 ext 69191, quoting reference number 583 14/12/14 or the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.