17 January 1889
Capture of the Whitechapel Murderer
Tunis, Jan. 15.
The police have captured a gang of robbers and assassins including the man believed to be the Whitechapel murderer. The British consul has forwarded details of the arrest. It is supposed that the Whitechapel murderer was charged with murder at Tunis similar to the Whitechapel ones. He confessed that he recently lived in Whitechapel.