Unsolved Murders

Caroline Doreen Allen

Age: 17

Sex: female

Date: 10 Apr 1974

Place: Bramcote, Nottinghamshire

Schoolgirl Caroline Allen was reported missing to the police on April 10, 1974. The 17-year-old had left Bramcote in Nottinghamshire to catch a bus home to Kinoulton, but was not seen again.

Her body was discovered 20 months later, on December 3, 1975 in Old Dalby Wood, near Melton. Police said the cause of death was unknown, though she could have been beaten around the head.

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