Wednesday, February 17, 2010

BBC presenter, Ray Gosling, arrested after mercy killing confession

"Ray Gosling, the veteran BBC presenter who admitted killing a former lover who was dying of AIDS, has been arrested," reports UK Pink News. "Gosling, 70, has now been arrested on suspicion of murder by Nottinghamshire police and is being questioned. A police spokesman said: "A 70-year-old Nottingham man was arrested earlier on suspicion of murder following comments made on the BBC's Inside Out programme on Monday evening." READ MORE

Gosling has not revealed the name of the man or when the mercy killing took place. He said yesterday he would refuse to divulge any more information about the man "even under torture", as he said this was part of a pact they made.

Update (10:00 PM Feb 22, 2010)
  • BBC presenter Gosling gives dead lover's name to police