Posted: Wed 28th Sep 2016

Crimewatch On BBC One At 9pm Detectives Will Appeal For Help

This article is old - Published: Wednesday, Sep 28th, 2016

On tonight’s Crimewatch on BBC One at 9pm detectives will appeal for help in identifying who was murdered, and their body left, in a remote forest in North Wales. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

In November last year, two brothers were camping in the forest in Conwy ahead of the motor sport event Wales Rally GB when they made a gruesome discovery. Whilst searching for firewood, they uncovered human remains. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

North Wales Police launched a large scale forensic search and were able to recover virtually an entire male skeleton. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Pathology indicated the man had died from blunt trauma to the head, and a murder investigation was launched. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Since then, detectives have worked tirelessly to find the identity of this man and despite gathering some vital clues, his identity is still unknown ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

On tonight’s Crimewatch on BBC One, detectives will reveal for the first time a detailed picture of what the victim could have looked like and appeal for help from anyone who may recognise a loved one or friend. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

They’ve worked closely with a leading forensic artist and odontologist on the case, both of whom will reveal what they know on the programme at 9pm. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

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