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Thursday, 20 October 2016

Divers searching Littleheath Pond in Oxshott in connection with the death or Robyn Mercer have made a discovery


They have recovered an item which they say could prove significant in the investigation of the murder of the antiques dealer.

The 50 year old mother was discovered lying in grounds beside a property in West Molesey in March.

Police say it's likely she was hit over the head with a weapon like a machete or similar.

The search of the water has been extended and divers are expected to remain at the location for at least another day.

Detective Inspector Paddy Mayers investigating said: “The items recovered are all potentially significant but clearly one of the recovered items may be crucial to the investigation. It is too early to say of how much importance they may prove to be and there remains a sizeable section of the pond still to be searched. Any retrieved objects will be thoroughly examined forensically to assess how or what importance they could have to the operation. Officers continue to work relentlessly to bring those responsible for Robyn’s horrific murder to justice. I’m again urging anyone who has information which has not already been shared with police to come forward.Please think of Robyn’s two children and the distress that they continue to face.”
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