Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: female

Date: 25 Jul 1938

Place: Stoke Park

The body of a newly-born child was found under the floor in an attic at a house in Stoke Park.

A doctor from the Coventry and Warwickshire Hospital said that the body was in an advanced state of decomposition and that it was otherwise impossible to say whether it had had a separate existence.

The doctor also said that he was unable to find any cause of death other than neglect at birth.

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see Coventry Evening Telegraph - Monday 25 July 1938