Bournemouth murder linked to fatal crash on A350
POLICE are linking a murder investigation in Bournemouth with a fatal crash on the A350 in Wiltshire.
The body of 42-year-old Ibrahim Youseuf was found along Gloucester Road, Bournemouth on Friday 11th October by Dorset Police, following a request on behalf of Wiltshire Police.
An inquest will be opened today into the death. Officers are linking the incident to a road traffic collision near Trowbridge which took place at around 6:15am on Friday 11th October, along the A350.
Detective Inspector Marcus Hester of the Dorset Police Major Crime Team said: “Our investigation into this murder is progressing and the deceased is believed to be the owner of the Five Star Car Wash on Gloucester Road.
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“As a result of our enquiries, I can confirm we are linking this murder to a fatal road traffic collision that occurred in Wiltshire. We are currently liaising closely with Wiltshire Police in relation to this.
“The details of the deceased from the road traffic collision are currently unknown and we are attempting to identify the driver and contact next of kin.
“I am appealing for anyone who may have witnessed or heard an argument between 8pm and 8:30pm on Thursday 10th October 2013, in the area of 5 Gloucester Road in Boscombe – or anyone with any information about who is responsible to contact Dorset Police as soon as possible.
“I would like to reassure the community that this appears to be an isolated incident and that both the deceased were known to each other.”
Witnesses and anyone with information should call Dorset Police on 101, quoting incident number 11:46.