Unsolved Murders

Arthur Lawes

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Date: 16 Aug 1930

Place: Garratt Lane, Tooting

Source: find.galegroup.com

Arthur Lawes was knocked down by a car in tooting and later died in hospital.

The car that ran him over was stolen and was later found abandoned.

Arthur Lawes was attempting to stop the car because it did not have any lights.

He was a police-constable.


*map pointers are rough estimates based on known location details as per Place field above.


see "Index." Times [London, England] 30 Aug. 1930: 11. The Times Digital Archive. Web. 3 Mar. 2013.

see Lancashire Evening Post - Saturday 10 January 1931