Unsolved Murders

Kathleen Doris Hempsall

Age: 40

Sex: female

Date: 16 Oct 1994

Place: Longdales Road, Lincoln

Source: www.independent.co.uk

Kathleen Hempsall was found stabbed to death in her home after a suspected burglary.

Two youths were charged with her murder, and one was convicted, however, his conviction was later quashed on appeal. A third youth who was charged at the same time with aiding and abetting the burglary pleaded guilty.

There was no sign of a forced entry, but she had set off her burglar alarm.

Kathleen Hempsall had just got back home after taking her 7-year-old daughter to school.

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