Donald Forbes



Age: 73


Summary: double murderer who was once branded "Scotland's most dangerous man" when he was found guilty in 1958 of the murder of Edinburgh night watchman Allan Fisher during a robbery at a fish factory and was sentenced to death by hanging but later had his death sentence reduced to life imprisonment, and who was freed in 1970 but weeks later stabbed a man to death in a pub brawl and was imprisoned again despite his long criminal record, including several drug offenses.



Cause of Death: Not released


Born: 1935


Died: April 12, 2008


Location: Greenock, Scotland