ON THIS DAY – January 28, 1934

At the inquest at Maryborough into the death of Henry George Vincombe, aged 59, of Red Lion, near Talbot, the Coroner found that he had been feloniously murdered by his brother, William Vincombe. Vincombe was committed for trial at the Supreme Court at Ballarat on February the 11th. Bail was refused. Henry George Vincombe was fatally shot while riding his horse in a lane near his home on the 28th of January. William Vincombe was confined to Lake Side lunatic asylum in Ballarat.