Unsolved Murders

Joseph Osuagwu

Age: 6

Sex: male

Date: 20 Oct 1961

Place: London

Source: discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk

Joseph Osuagwu died from injuries thought to have been caused by a coal shovel and generally starved and maltreated.

His mother was tried for his murder but aquitted.


see A Calendar Of Murder, Criminal Homicide In England Since 1957, Terence Morris and Louis Blom-Cooper

see National Archives - CRIM 1/3753