Unsolved Murders

Frank A Newall

Age: 23

Sex: male

Date: 9 Jan 1951

Place: Manor Park, London

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

Frank A Newall was found dead in a cubicle in a cinema in Manor Park, London.

He had died from asphyxiation.

He was found with a rubber bathing cap on his head and two other bathing caps over his face and a bottle near him that contained a mixture of surgical spirit and chloroform.

The police said that there was no suspicion of foul play.

He had been a goldsmith's trainee and was from Ilford in London.


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see Birmingham Daily Gazette - Wednesday 10 January 1951