Unsolved Murders

Betty Alexander

Age: 4

Sex: female

Date: 1 Jan 1952

Place: Garnethill

Source: www.strathclyde.police.uk

Elizabeth ‘Betty’ Alexander was a four and a half year old girl who lived on Buccleuch Street in Garnethill. Her body was discovered in a back yard 200 yards from her home and sparked a massive police investigation, including what was at the time Scotland’s largest ever fingerprinting operation.


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