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Mancini found not guilty of second Brighton Trunk Murder

A photograph of a courtroom gavel


Tony Mancini, the boyfriend of the third Brighton Trunk Murder victim, Violet Kaye, was found not guilty.

Considering that he had a criminal record, had admitted that he placed her body in the trunk, and had also gone on the run when he heard the police were doing house to house searches, his lawyer deserves the credit for this verdict.

Whether he really was the killer or not, would not be revealed for another 42 years...