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Sudden death of a constable

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Tuesday 24 November 1903, The Sydney Morning Herald

NORTH GUYRA, Monday.

Constable Joseph Nash, who was in charge of the local police station, was found dead in the barrack-room at noon to-day.

The police authorities in Sydney have received a telegram stating that Constable Nash had been found dead with a bullet wound in the head, the circumstances of the case pointing to suicide. An officer at Armidale has been sent to North Guyra to make full inquiries.

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June 8, 2010 at 6:03 am

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