Man Bailed Again Over Georgina Edmonds Murder

A 32-year-old man who was questioned over the murder of a pensioner near Eastleigh three years ago has been re-arrested ansd bailed again.

The man, from Eastleigh, was originally arrested at 5am on Wednesday 30th June on suspicion of killing 77-year-old Georgina Edmonds.

He's now been bailed until March 9th 2011.


The pensioner was bludgeoned to death at her home in Brambridge, near Otterbourne, in January 2008.

Mrs Edmonds was found dead by her son Harry and a family friend after he came home from work. She lived in the grounds of her son's home and it is believed she did not lock her doors during the day. A post-mortem examination found she died from extensive head injuries.

A £30,000 reward was offered by police in the hope of finding her killer. On the second anniversary of her murder in January 2010, Hampshire Police said they had made a "significant breakthrough'' as a result of forensic evidence recovered from the murder scene.