Unsolved Murders

Harriet Victoria Randall

Age: 66

Sex: female

Date: 22 Oct 1957

Place: Peabody Buildings, Rodney Road, Walworth

Source: find.galegroup.com

Harriet Victoria Randall was found dead in her flat with head injuries.

It was thought that she had been beaten to death with her umbrella which was covered in blood and whose steel shaft was broken.

They also found two empty cash boxes in the flat, one of which had been opened with a pair of scissors. They had both been wiped clean of finger prints.


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see "News in Brief." Times [London, England] 10 Dec. 1957: 15. The Times Digital Archive. Web. 28 May 2016.