Date: 6 Dec 1930
Place: 23 Oliver Street, South Moor
Charles Benfold was found dead fom head injuries caused by axe blows on 6 December 1930. He was murdered while asleep. His wife was tried for his murder but aquitted.
see The Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer - Monday 16 February 1931
see Exeter and Plymouth Gazette - Saturday 27 June 1931
see National Archives - ASSI 45/91/4