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Murder brain kept for 19 years

The family of a man murdered in Bedford in 1994 say they're very distressed that a hospital had kept his brain for 19 years. Danny Ferguson was shot dead at his home in Shakespeare Road but the murder remains unsolved.

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Murdered man's brain kept for 19 years

The brain of Danny Ferguson was kept for 19 years after he was murdered in Bedford Credit: Bedfordshire Police

The family of a man murdered in Bedford in 1994 say they're very distressed that a hospital had kept his brain for 19 years. Danny Ferguson was shot dead at his home in Shakespeare Road but the murder remains unsolved.

As police recently reviewed the case, they were contacted by a London hospital to say that his brain had been found in forensic storage. It's since been placed in Danny's grave. Bedfordshire Police say they were unaware of the situation.

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