< Back to Files

Sally Anne Bowman

Sally Anne Bowman
More

11 September 2005
Sally Anne Bowman turns 18 years old

24 September 2005
Mark Dixie celebrates his 35th birthday

25 September 2005
Sally Anne Bowman is brutally murdered and raped

4 November 2005
Funeral of Sally Anne Bowman takes place at Croydon Crematorium

27 Feb 2006
DNA screening begins – 771 men volunteer and are eliminated from police enquiries

15 June 2006
Mark Dixie arrested for a minor pub scuffle during England match

28 June 2006
Mark Dixie arrested over Sally Anne’s murder

4 February 2008
Mark Dixie stands trial at the Old Bailey

22 February 2008
Mark Dixie sentenced to life imprisonment with a minimum of 34 years