SPALDING MURDER SUICIDE: Dad did not have shotgun licence

Police have just confirmed that Lance Hart - who is thought to have shot dead his wife Claire and daughter Charlotte in Spalding yesterday '“ did not have a shotgun certificate or firearms license.

Wednesday, 20th July 2016, 5:25 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 6:10 pm
Police say Lance Hart did not have a shotgun licence.

They say that where and how the Moulton man got the shotgun used in the incident outside the Castle Sports Complex is now a key line in their enquiries.

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A statement released this afternoon read: “We can confirm that the deceased was not a shotgun certificate or firearms licence holder and the provenance of the weapon used is an active line of enquiry.”