Headless torso mystery remains unsolved 80 years on
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Headless torso mystery in Gloucestershire still unsolved after 80 years

Eighty years ago a headless torso was found in the River Severn, prompting a murder investigation.

Despite extensive work the case was never solved.

Now a descendant of the man believed to be the victim is asking for a piece of bone from the torso to be DNA tested.

  • 02 Feb 2018
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