Unsolved Murders

Susan Kelly

Age: 38

Sex: female

Date: 4 Sep 2000

Place: Blessington Road, Anfield, Merseyside

Source: www.liverpoolecho.co.uk

Susan Kelly was found dead in an alley in Anfield.

She was a prostitute. Her throat had been cut.

A man was tried for her murder in 2003 but acquitted.

Another man, aged 48-years-old, was later arrested for her murder in May 2010 but not charged.

Another man, aged 47-years-old, was later arrested for her murder in May 2012 but also not charged.

She was found dead in an alleyway off of Blessington Road on 4 September 2000. She had been strangled and her throat had been cut with a piece of pottery and she had been stabbed. Her nose, jaw and six of her ribs were also broken. She had suffered 29 injuries and had been left semi-naked. It was thought that a porcelain vase had been used as a weapon to attack her.

Susan Kelly was said to have had mental-health problems and had been diagnosed with schizophrenia.

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