Unsolved Murders

Ernest Watson

Age: 35

Sex: male

Date: 4 Mar 1960

Place: M1, Luton, Bedfordshire

Ernest Watson  was found dead on the M1 motorway near Luton on Friday 4 March 1960.

He had six knife wounds to the stomach and appeared to have also been run-over, but the police said that foul play was not suspected.

He had lived in Wimbourne Road, Luton and had been a labourer.

*map pointers are rough estimates based on known location details as per Place field above.

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Newcastle Evening Chronicle - Saturday 05 March 1960