FOLLOWING HIS RESEARCH into the murder of Mary Jane Langley in Preston 120 years ago, Hull ‘Jack the Ripper’ investigator Mike Covell has had his article on the subject featured in the specialist Ripperologist magazine.
Although not revealed at the time, Mike was investigating the links between the Preston murder and Frederick Bailey Deeming. Deeming, who carried out murders in Liverpool and Melbourne in Australia – and possibly the Preston murder – is also one of the suspects for the ‘Jack the Ripper’ Whitechapel murders in , London!
Mike Covell is the local expert on the ‘Jack the Ripper’ murders having lectured on the subject and featured on local TV and in newspapers. You can catch up with Mike at his Casebook: Jack the Ripper blog.