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.

see West London Observer - Friday 31 December 1909