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Lancs Constabulary - Murder of Janet Murgatroyd

Today (16th June 2021 ) is the 25th anniversary of Janet's death - Police are appealing for anyone with any information to come forward.

Details of Incident

On the 25th Anniversary of Janet's murder, Detective Chief Inspector Pauline Stables, of Lancashire Constabulary’s Force Major Investigation Team, said "My thoughts first and foremost are with Janet's family at this time.


We have never closed this case and it remains a crime we desperately want to solve, and I would like to use the 25th anniversary of her death to appeal to anyone with information which may assist us to please come forward.


Even if you think the information is insignificant, please come forward and tell us what you know so we can investigate."

Contact Information

Anyone with information can contact police on 101 quoting incident reference LC-20210615-0557. Alternatively independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at