Little Red Riding Hood Murder

73 years later, Muriel Drinkwater’s murder remains unsolved.

The path to Tyle-Du Farm / Daily Mail

Muriel Joan Drinkwater was the youngest daughter of four born to Margaret and John Percival Drinkwater, a smallholder and forestry worker in Swansea, Wales. The 12-year-old attended Gowerton County School and hoped to become a teacher one day.

At 4:20 PM, on June 27, 1946, Muriel was dropped off at the gate of Tyle-Du Farm…



A miscellany of unsolved true crime cases — murders, disappearances, and mysterious deaths.

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