2015-04-15

Dinas Powys hammer killer Alan Rogers detained in hospital

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A 73-year-old who admitted killing his neighbour with a claw hammer because he believed he was involved in witchcraft has been detained in hospital. Alan Rogers hit retired grandfather Fred Hatch at the Fair Oaks sheltered housing complex at Dinas Powys, Vale of Glamorgan. Rogers pleaded guilty to manslaughter on the grounds of diminished responsibility, at Cardiff Crown Court.
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