Unsolved Murders

George William Shipley

Age: 58

Sex: male

Date: 25 Jan 1936

Place: Infirmary Square, Leicester

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

George William Shipley was found lying in Infirmary Square with a fractured skull.

It was said that his skull fracture was probably caused by a fall, but the Coroner said that he could not rule out the possibility of someone else having something to do with it and an open verdict was returned.

He had lived in Brazil Street.


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see Nottingham Journal - Saturday 25 January 1936