Unsolved Murders

Joseph Mortimer

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Date: 23 Nov 1926

Place: Knottingley

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

Joseph Mortimer was found dead in a canal. His body was very much mutilated.

He was a miner and had lived on Park Road in Askern.

He had gone out drinking on the Saturday a few weeks before he was found in Knottingley but was not seen alive since.