Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Rolling pin torture murder suspect rearrested

Georgina Edmonds
Image caption Police believe Georgina Edmonds was tortured for her bank card Pin number

A 32-year-old man has been rearrested on suspicion of murdering an elderly woman who was battered to death with her rolling pin in Hampshire.

Georgina Edmonds, 77, was tortured and killed at her cottage in Brambridge, near Eastleigh, in January 2008.

Police believe Mrs Edmonds was tortured for her bank card Pin number and her killer used the card after her death.

Hampshire Constabulary said the man is being questioned at a police station in the county.

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