Case closed! City copper names Ripper as London surgeon
So, just who was Jack The Ripper, then?
This page revealed last month how a retired Sheffield copper reckoned he’d solved the world’s greatest murder mystery. But Alan Hancock wouldn’t give the game away before an exclusive presentation at Aizlewood Mills.
That took place this weekend. Now The Diary can reveal the Victorian serial killer – who slayed and dismembered five sex workers in 1888 London – was Robert D’onston Stephenson. So says our Alan.