Unsolved Murders

Sylvia Styles

Age: 26

Sex: female

Date: 27 Jan 1948

Place: Syon Lane, Brentford

Source: www.truecrimelibrary.com

Sylvia Styles was strangled after she had been to the cinema.

She was last seen getting off a trolley-bus in Brentford, where she lived, with a tall man.

When she was found she was still fully dressed except for one of her gloves that was found nearby lying against a wall.


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see National Archives - MEPO 3/2996