Unsolved Murders

Wendy Gallagher

Age: 24

Sex: female

Date: 21 Jan 1991

Place: Princess Street, Barnsley

Wendy Gallagher was strangled with an electrical cord at her home in Princess Street, Barnsley.

She was last seen in Barnsley town centre on Friday 18 January 1991. Her body was later found on Monday 21 January 1991.

She had lived alone.

In January 2021 the police said that they were reviewing previously undetected traces of DNA from the crime scene evidence.

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