Alleged Husband Murder

ON THIS DAY – April 21, 1920

MELBOURNE

On April 21, Michael Liguria Connell, 32 years of age, a clerk in the Police Commissioner’s office, Melbourne, died from suspected poisoning. Irene May Estella Connell, 30 deceased’s wife, was arrested on a charge of murder. It is stated that Connell, after partaking of a meal, became ill, subsequently dying.