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The family of Bill Dowling has issued a brief statement...
"As a family we are trying to come to terms with the loss of a much loved father and grandfather.
During the last three weeks Bill's emotional and mental wellbeing have been in sharp decline and we are shocked and saddened by recent events.
We are thinking of Vicki's family. We ask that you respect our privacy at this tragic time.”
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