Unsolved Murders

Child

Age: 10 months

Sex: male

Date: 15 Jul 1947

Place: Manchester

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

A 10-month-old child died from being hit.

Her mother was tried for the child's manslaughter, but the court heard evidence that another man had done it and the prosecution intimated that they would not preceed with the murder charge as there was not sufficient evidence to substantiate it. She was also aqcuitted of manslaughter.