UK UK - Norma Dale, 4, Tang Hall, York, 21 Sept 1946

Discussion in 'Cold Cases' started by MelmothTheLost, Oct 25, 2016.

  1. MelmothTheLost

    MelmothTheLost Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    4,051
    Likes Received:
    4,254
    Trophy Points:
    113
    A very cold case which is being reopened.

    Cold case detectives reopen the investigation into the ‘Red Shoe Murder’ of a four-year-old girl in 1946 after the victim's cousin penned a book about the killing

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/art...1946-victim-s-cousin-penned-book-killing.html
     


  2. ctaylor

    ctaylor Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    363
    Likes Received:
    263
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Looking through some old UK cases, I found an article in the Times archive about Norma's case and they mention her when reporting about the murder of 10 year old Sheila Gowrie, 4 months later in January 1947 in Manchester. Both girls were strangled, both appeared to have been placed somewhere different from where they were murdered and both were missing their right shoe. Article is here -

    Sign In to The Times & The Sunday Times

    I can't seem to find anything more about Sheila Gowrie's case so not sure if that also remains unsolved.
     

Share This Page



  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice