Darlene Geertsema inquest hears of violent relationship

Nick Clark
Updated December 13 2021 - 8:18pm, first published 4:47pm
Inquest hears of blood on a mattress
Inquest hears of blood on a mattress

The former husband of Darlene Geertsema told a coronial inquest that she told him a man called John Shepherd beat her up in about 1972.

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Nick Clark

Nick Clark


I am the Supreme and Magistrates Court reporter for the Examiner for the past 18 months. My journalism career has clicked over 30 years and encompasses four different spells at Tasmanian newspapers.

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