Unsolved Murders

William Stanley Baxter

Age: 5

Sex: male

Date: 29 Mar 1906

Place: Liverpool Road, Peel Green, Manchester

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

William Stanley Baxter and Leslie Baxter died after eating some chocolate wafers.

They were brothers.

The doctor said that they had died from an irritant poisoning.

However, no poison was found in the chocolate wafers and when they were sent away for bacteriological examination, they were found to not be poisonous.

An open verdict was returned.


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