Police officers from the Oxley Area Command carry the coffin of slain officer Const David Rixon.
Police officers from the Oxley Area Command carry the coffin of slain officer Const David Rixon.

Fourth arrest in Rixon murder

A FOURTH person has been arrested in relation to the murder of Tamworth police officer David Rixon.

On Thursday, a 29-year-old woman was charged with having been an accessory after the fact and hindering police investigation.

Senior Constable Rixon, 40, was gunned down on Friday, March 2, when he stopped a car in a quiet Tamworth street.

A 48-year-old man has been charged with his murder and is currently before the courts.

A 22-year-old man and a 47-year-old man were also charged earlier this year with having been an accessory after the fact and hindering police investigation.

Investigations are continuing.



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