Catherine Eddowes was murdered. Married to Thomas Conway they had three children together. After divorcing him and separating from her family she turned to prostitution to be able to pay for her room. She was arrested by the police outside a pub when she was drunk pretending to be a fire engine the evening before her murder. At 12.55am she was let out of the police station and at 1.45 Police Constable Watkins was walking into Mitre Square and when he shone his lantern into the corner he found Catherine’s disfigured body. Her intestines had been pulled out, the killer had cut a v shape into her eyes and cheeks, the tip of her nose had been sliced off and the killed had taken her left kidney and uterus.