The next morning, Vivienne is nowhere to be found. A friend contacts the Camerons and says Vivienne had called her in the middle of the night and asked her to come and collect the two young Cameron children from their beds.
They haven’t heard back from Vivienne. She’s not answering her phone and they want to know what to do with the children. With his wife missing, Fergus is upset and immediately worried for the safety of his girlfriend. He urges his brother Donald and his brother-in-law Ian to check on Beth Barnard. They drive across the Island to her house. Her back door is ajar and the two men find Beth’s body on the floor of her bedroom. She has been brutally murdered.
Beth’s door is ajar
Beth’s body lay on the floor, covered in a floral doona