Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 25 Nov 1918

Place: Alric Avenue, New Malden

The body of a male infant child was found wrapped up in brown paper in a field off of Alric Avenue, New Malden.

The body appeared to have been in the field for some days.

The doctor said that death appeared to be due to suffocation, and probably from pressure on the throat and chest, on which there were distinct marks.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Surrey Advertiser - Wednesday 27 November 1918