Date: 1 Oct 1913
Place: Charlton Street, Portsmouth
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.
see Dundee People's Journal - Saturday 04 September 1915