Date: 27 May 1998
Hayley Morgan was found dead in an alleyway off of the Beverley Road in Hull under a tree, partly clothed and with a plastic bag over her head.
THe alleyway was between Ash Grove and Beech Grove off Beverley Road.
An open verdict was returned after it was found that she had died from a massive heroin overdose and asphyxiation.
However, her body was also found to be battered and bruised and to have other significant injuries wihch were sustained some time before her death. The coroner said that it appeared that Hayley Morgan had been punched and possibly kicked causing bruising to both sides of her face and a cut over her left eyebrow.
Four people were arrested during her investigation, but nobody was charged.
She was also known as Hayley Marshall.
She was known to be a chronic drug abuser and had worked as a prostitute in the Luke Street area near where she lived.
It was thought that she had been murdered elsewhere and then dumped in Beverley Road which was some distance from Luke Street and where she lived.