#14 – Man Murders Woman 2016

This is a count of women killed by known or suspected male violence in a Australia, jointly undertaken by Reclaim the Night Perth and Women Shout Out Australia.

Gayle Woodford

A 36-year-old man has been charged with the murder of outback nurse Gayle Woodford in South Australia’s Far North.
Gayle Woodford (56) was last seen at her home in Fregon, SA. Her body was found in a shallow grave just outside the town on March 26.
Dudley Davey of Mimili faced court charged with murder, the theft of Ms Woodford’s ambulance and driving while unlicensed.
Condolences go to Ms Woodford’s family and friends.

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If you have any additional information about women killed by male violence in Australia in 2016, please email us at wimms@womenshoutoutaustralia.com or via the facebook pages of Reclaim the Night Perth or Women Shout Out Australia.


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