Unsolved Murders


Age: unknown

Sex: male

Date: 8 Sep 1923

Place: River Thames, Poplar, London

The body of a man was found in the River Thames at Poplar.

He had been stabbed under the left ear and then thrown into the River Thames.

The stab had been so inflicted with such force that his neck had been fractured.

He was also naked.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Hartlepool Northern Daily Mail - Saturday 08 September 1923