Unsolved Murders

Carrie Whitehouse

Age: unknown

Sex: female

Date: 13 May 1930

Place: Cheadle, Cheshire

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

Carrie Whitehouse died from cocaine poisoning.

She was found on 18 May 1930 dead by the roadside.

When her body was analysed it was found to contain .62 grain of cocaine.

When the Coroner summed up he said that there was no likelihood of suicide nor evidence of death from misadventure and asked 'Was this woman murdered and if so by whom?'.


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


see Dundee Evening Telegraph - Wednesday 04 June 1930

see Western Daily Press - Monday 09 June 1930