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Murder victim's mother issues appeal for witnesses

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The mother of a woman who was found shot dead in a house in Hinckley has a made an appeal for witnesses to come forward. Hayley Pointon, 30, herself a mother of two children, died following an incident at a house in Sunnydale Road at around 10.45pm on Sunday. February 3. A post mortem examination confirmed she died from a single gun shot wound. Four men have been arrested and released on bail pending further inquiries. Now Hayley Pointon's mum has called for people to help the police bring those responsible to justice. She said: "We appeal for any information to help catch and convict the people or person who took Hayley away from her two young children, family and friends. "This crime cannot go unpunished as we are all suffering each day it continues while we wait for justice to be done. We will not rest until those responsible are caught and punished. Please come forward, this won't end until justice is done." Detective Chief Inspector Tony Yarwood is leading the investigation into the murder of Hayley Pointon who came from the Coventry area. He said: "It's now three months since Hayley was murdered during an incident in Sunnydale Road, Hinckley. Our investigation into Hayley's death continues to be a priority and we'll not stop until we have brought those responsible to justice. "During the last three months we have arrested four men in connection with the incident and all of them remain on police bail pending further enquiries. "Despite the arrests, we are still urging anyone who can assist with the investigation to contact us. Two young children have lost their mother and Hayley's family are desperate for anyone with information to come forward. "If you can help in any way then get in touch. We appreciate it's not always easy coming to the police and maybe some people feel there may be repercussions if they do. "The information you provide will be treated with the utmost confidentially and if you can't contact the police please contact Crimestoppers anonymously." Anyone with any information can contact Leicestershire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Murder victim's mother issues appeal for witnesses


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