Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 11 Jun 1913

Place: Halifax Place

The body of a newly born male child was found wrapped up in a brown paper parcel in a dustbin.

The parcel was discovered by a 12 year old boy who had been looking through bins for crusts.

Death was due to suffocation caused by a mass of paper that had been rammed down the child's throat.

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Nottingham Evening Post - Wednesday 11 June 1913