Robert Fleeting suicide: Police to review RAF firefighter's death


A watchdog has ordered Thames Valley Police to review its investigation into the death of a Scottish RAF firefighter at an Oxfordshire barracks.

Senior Aircraftsman (SAC) Robert Fleeting, 24, of South Lanarkshire, was found dead in his room at RAF Benson on 4 September 2011.

A coroner's inquest found he had committed suicide.

The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) ordered the review.

Susan Fleeting, Robert's mother, said she was "ecstatic" the case was being re-examined.

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