Elsie Crutchley

No PhotoName: Elsie Patricia Crutchley.
Died: February 5, 2007.
Age at death: 77.
Cause of death: Poisoning.
Location: Taumarunui, New Zealand.
Disability: Terminal stomach cancer.

Elsie was poisoned by her son, with an overdose of painkillers and anxiolytics. She was dead within hours.

Case status:
Ian Crutchley (Son); convicted of attempted murder, given probation and community service.

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