Unsolved Murders

James Thomas Lasslett

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Date: 21 Aug 1906

Place: Rochester

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

James Thomas Lasslett was killed in a street fight.

Two men were charged with his manslaughter but the trial results are not known.

The Coroner's jury heard that the men had been involved in a fight and that one of the men had struck James Lasslett, causing him to fall and break his neck.

James Lasslett was a hop picker.


see Mid Sussex Times - Tuesday 21 August 1906

see Gloucestershire Echo - Wednesday 08 August 1906