Unsolved Murders

Mary Ann MCarthy

Age: unknown

Sex: female

Date: 1 Oct 1913

Place: Charlton Street, Portsmouth

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

Mary Ann MCarthy was found beaten to death in her home.

Her body was found naked on the floor and covered over hastily with a man's overcoat.

She had marks of violence on her head and it was thought that she had been battered to death by the fist of a powerful man.


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see Dundee People's Journal - Saturday 04 September 1915