Died =>10 March 1987
Force => Royal Ulster Constabulary
Rank =>Reserve Constable
Cause =>Homicide - Bomb
Duty Status =>On Duty
Constable Nesbitt was responding to reports of a robbery at sweet shop that later transpired to be a hoax with the sole purpose of luring RUC officers into the path of a bomb planted near to the alleged scene at on the corner of Woodvale and Crumlin Road.
Constable Nesbitt’s funeral was later attacked by a terrorists who detonated a bomb injuring four RUC officers.
Roll of Honour Citation
Fatally injured by the explosion of a terrorist bomb near a crime scene.