Posted: 3 October, 2016 by Newsroom

Police Searching For Two Tradies Over Murder Of Grandmother

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Police are searching for two tradies who they suspect beat a grandmother to death in her own home on Friday night.

57-year-old Myrna Nilsson was found dead in her home in the Adelaide suburb of Valley View on Friday night.

Her 27-year-old daughter-in-law was found bound and gagged near the home, while her three young grandchildren were discovered safe inside.

Police believe Ms Nilsson was followed by two men in a white Holden tradesman's ute after a suspected road rage incident shortly after leaving her workplace around 6pm. The two men were reportedly seen in a roadside disussion with Ms Nilsson before the attack.

One of the men has been described as 173cm tall, well built with yellow curly hair and wearing a white T-shirt.

The second man was wearing dark coloured clothing and spoke with an unknown accent.

Anyone with information that may assist the investigation is urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at

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