Essex Man Spells Out Attackers Name In Own Blood
He tells the NoTW:
“Blood was pouring from my face on to the floor. I stretched out my finger, dipped it in and wrote SPEN across the tiles.
“Then I ran out of blood, so I dipped my finger in again and wrote CER. They caught him that night.”
Sad to see that in this day and age of electronic communication, the police no longer carry a Biro or pencil and pad.
But the best bit of this story is still to some. Here’s Det Con Jim Finnigan:
“The way Paul identified the suspect was like Murder She Wrote.”
Fans of the day-time telly show may have missed the episode where there is, er, no murder…