Unsolved Murders

Lorraine Jacob

Age: 19

Sex: female

Date: 3 Sep 1970

Place: Rodney Street, Mount Pleasant, Liverpool

Source: find.galegroup.com

Lorraine Jacob was strangled.

In 2009 the Crown Prosecution Service announced that they had solved the case after a man died leaving behind a written confession along with her blue underwear that he had taken from her. He had recently died and the items were found by a person going through his belongings.


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see "Police seeking marked man." Times [London, England] 3 Sept. 1970: 2. The Times Digital Archive. Web. 3 Mar. 2013.

see Liverpool Echo

see BBC