Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 3 Dec 1939

Place: River Ribble, Lea, Preston

The body of a newly-born male child was found in the River Ribble near Lea.

It was found by a man who noticed it near the bank and pulled it in.

The body was partly decomposed.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Lancashire Evening Post - Monday 04 December 1939, p1