Court hears Riverina couple allegedly killed teen to gain custody of child

Andrew Mangelsdorf
Updated June 21 2024 - 8:04pm, first published 7:38pm
Amber Haigh's mother Rosalind Wright told the Wagga Supreme Court her daughter was a bubbly and happy person as she gave evidence in the trial of Robert and Anne Geeves on Friday. Picture by Bernard Humphreys
Amber Haigh's mother Rosalind Wright told the Wagga Supreme Court her daughter was a bubbly and happy person as she gave evidence in the trial of Robert and Anne Geeves on Friday. Picture by Bernard Humphreys

The Wagga Supreme Court has heard a Riverina couple allegedly murdered a teenager staying with them more than two decades ago to gain custody of her son.

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Andrew Mangelsdorf

Originally from South Australia, Andrew Mangelsdorf grew up in Victoria before launching his career in Temora, NSW. He also served as a journalist at Lake Cargelligo before making the move to The Daily Advertiser in 2022. Always on the lookout for story ideas, so if you've got one, let me know: andrew.mangelsdorf@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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