Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 16 Jan 1929

Place: Markeaton Brook, Bridge Walk, Derby

The body of a newly-born child was found in Markeaton Brook near Bridge Walk in Derby.

When the body was recovered it was found to have a stocking tied round its neck.

It was thought that the body had been swept down the river and over a sluice where it was found partly submerged.

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