Detectives in Bournemouth investigating a murder in the
Boscombe area of the town are renewing their appeal for anyone with
information to come forward.
Officers are still seeking information to
help them with the investigation into the murder of 21-year-old
Reece James Menzie at his home address, a flat at the junction of
Roumelia Lane and Sea Road.
The incident happened at approximately
2.15am on Wednesday 25 July 2012 when three intruders entered the
flat and the victim was shot.
Detective Chief Inspector Kevin Connolly,
of Dorset Police's Major Crime Team, said: “Unfortunately, we have
had a disappointing response from people in the area so far.
“It is now ten days since the murder and
we are still trying to piece together what happened."
Three men were seen to run from Roumelia
Lane into Sea Road in the direction of the sea. All three men were
wearing dark coloured hooded tops and at least one was wearing a
DCI Kevin Connolly continued:
“I would like to speak to anyone who may have seen these men flee,
perhaps enter a property, or leave in a vehicle.
“I am also interested in talking to
anyone who knew the victim or anyone who has ever visited his home
“I appeal to the residents of Boscombe to
come forward to help us find the killers.”
Witnesses and anyone with
information should call Dorset Police in confidence on 101 quoting
incident number 25:046. Alternatively, call the free and anonymous
Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111 where mobile phone tariffs may