‘I never knew’: Neighbours’ shock at horrible death

That was five a long time back.

“The 1st I at any time understood one thing was completely wrong was when all the law enforcement cars and trucks turned up,” just one of Ms Smith’s neighbours explained.

Others who spoke to the Sunday Mail –but did not would like to be identified – explained they were being horrified at her undignified, gradual and distressing dying at the rear of shut doorways.

And they lamented that perhaps they could have assisted her if only they had known of her plight.

“We weren’t aware there was someone dwelling in that house with a incapacity,” explained a male neighbour.

“We just observed people heading in and out,” he explained of the incapacity services workers contracted to treatment for Ms Smith.

A further neighbour explained: “I didn’t even know her identify.”

Ms Smith’s little courtyard house is in a neat cul-de-sac off active … Read More