Unsolved Murders

Bernadette Morris

Age: 36

Sex: female

Date: 19 Jan 1961

Place: Exeter

Bernadette Morris was strangled at her home.

She was also known as Irish Moll and was a prostitute.

She had also been mutilated with a kitchen knife and a garden trowel. The police had said that it was the work of a sex maniac.

A man was tried for her muder but was aquitted.

see discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk

see National Archives - ASSI 26/235

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