Trades Hall bombing: Chief suspect dies in cold case, police interview revealed

Sam Sherwood
Sam Sherwood

Senior Journalist, Crime, NZ Herald

Nearly 40 years after a caretaker at a union building was killed picking up a suitcase with a bomb in it, the chief suspect has died. A never-before-released transcript reveals what the man told police,

The bombing

‘We were under attack’

Operation Trades Hall

‘No way he’s the bomber’

‘Abbott’s rest’