Rosa was a young lady with green eyes and blonde hair which went down to her right arm. At the time of her death, she wore a red dress with blue trimming and a white stripe in the middle, and had white and blue streaks on the end of it.
Rosa was found dead by the police, slumped against the Grimsborough sign at the entrance of the town, next to her was a bloody knife. Upon autopsy, it was discovered that the killer had slashed Rosa's throat with a knife, using his right hand. This meant that the killer was right-handed.
Killer and motives
- In Anatomy of a Murder, the victim, Wilfred Turnscrew, was an author whose best-known works included The Death of Rosie Woolf.