South Wales Police respond to Alan Charlton referral

South Wales Police have responded to the Criminal Cases Review Commission's announcement that it has referred the conviction of Alan Charlton to the Court of Appeal.

Karen Price's body was discovered in 1989

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"In light of this referral we must now allow the judicial process to take its course and therefore cannot comment further at this stageā€ said the force's Chief Constable Peter Vaughan.


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Idris Ali, 48, was convicted in 1991 of murdering 15-year-old Karen Price. The Criminal Cases Review Commission said it had invited Mr Ali to apply to them for a review of his conviction and has now received his application.