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Police Make Third Murray Bridge Murder Arrest

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A third person has been arrested over the murder of Murray Bridge man, Oliver Todd.

On the morning of Wednesday 11 December 2019, the Murray Bridge resident was reported missing from his home with signs of a physical struggle at his property.

Six hours later, police found the 47-year old's body at Jervois, near the River Murray.

Major Crime Detectives arrested a 41-year-old local man on Thursday 27 March, charging him with impeding the investigation and two counts of providing a false statement to police.

He has been refused police bail and will appear in the Murray Bridge Magistrates Court today (27 March).

On Thursday 12 December 2019, a 30-year-old man and a 49-year-old man, both from Murray Bridge, were arrested and charged with murder.

Anyone with information about this investigation is urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at www.crimestopperssa.com.au/

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