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Murder of Josephine Whitaker, possible Ripper victim

Title
Murder of Josephine Whitaker, possible Ripper victim
Genre
Interview
TX Date
10 Apr 1979
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:02:07
Description
Head of Yorkshire CID, George Oldfield on the discovery this morning of the body of 19 year-old building society clerk Josephine Whitaker at Savile Park, Halifax. It is thought that Josephine may be a victim of the so-called Yorkshire Ripper. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
George Oldfield
Keywords
Crime; Yorkshire; Women; Homicide; Yorkshire Ripper; Peter Sutcliffe; Halifax; Josephine Whitaker

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