The 70-year-old was arrested at a Gold Coast home on Wednesday morning and faced Southport Magistrates Court early on Wednesday afternoon.
Lyn Dawson was 33 when she went missing from Sydney’s northern beaches in January 1982, leaving behind two young daughters.
Media waiting for Chris Dawson to be driven out of Southport Watchouse, bail refused and about to extradited to NSW where he will be formally charged with murdering his wife Lyn @7NewsBrisbane @7NewsSydney #teacherspet #chrisdawson #breakingnews pic.twitter.com/yb6MiUK84V
— Amanda Abate (@AmandaAbate) December 5, 2018
NSW detectives have been granted the extradition of Chris Dawson. He was refused bail and covered his ears when facts of the case were read out @SkyNewsAust
— Anna Rawlings (@AnnaRawlings_) December 5, 2018