Unsolved Murders

Baby

Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 16 Jan 1921

Place: Wellswood Hall, Torquay

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

The body of a newly-born male infant was found wrapped up in brown paper in a field adjoining Wellswood Hall.

The child had been suffocated by a wad of paper that had been thrust tightly into its throat.

Death was stated to have been caused by suffocation.