Unsolved Murders

Child

Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 12 Mar 1913

Place: Doncaster

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

The body of a child was found in a Lancashire and Yorkshire train that had gone from Mottinglay to Doncaster.

The child had been wrapped up in a brown paper parcel that had been tied up tightly with a mohair bootlace.

The child had died from strangulation.


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see Sheffield Evening Telegraph - Wednesday 12 March 1913