Unsolved Murders

Fred Craven

Age: 66

Sex: male

Date: 22 Apr 1966

Place: Wellington Street, Bingley

Fred Craven was murdered in his office.

He ran a betting office above an antiques shop.

He was beaten to death with a blunt instrument.

Fred Craven was 4ft 7in tall and suffered from a spinal disease that caused him to have a hunch back.

It was suggested that Peter Sutcliffe, who was later convicted for killing a number of women in the Yorkshire area, was responsible, it being noted that he lived near Fred Craven and had previously been known to visit him for tea.

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