Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 31 Dec 1909

Place: Sawley Road, Acton Vale

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

The body of a newly-born child was found in a brown paper parcel in Sawley Road, Acton Vale on some waste ground.

It had a piece of linen tied round its neck.

The cause of death was given as want of attention at birth accelerated by the piece of linen round its neck.