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    1043 Washburn Ave

    Chicago, IL, US

    Man stabbed to death: Griffin, Ned - Age 36 - Colored - Fatally stabbed 5 PM, 7/15/28, in 1st fl., rear 1043 Washburn Ave., by Alberta hinds during an altercation when she accused him of taking some money from her stocking while she was asleep. On 7/19/28 the woman was held by the Coroner. 22 Dist. 2/1/29 - Acquitted - Normoyle.

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    838 Townsend St

    Chicago, IL, US

    Child shot to death: Whitehurst, Ernest - Age 16 - Colored - Shot to death at 8:15 AM, 12/12/28, in his home, 838 Townsend St., after being besieged for four hours by numerous police officers, nine of whom he wounded with shotgun fire. He resisted arrest for breaking a window. 35 Dist.

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    1161 Townsend St

    Naperville, IL, US

    Man shot to death: Deluca, Andrew - Age 32- Fatally shot at 1:59 AM, 1/31/28, just as he was about to enter his home at the rear door, 1161 Townsend St., by some unknown person or persons who employed a shotgun. 35 Dist.

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    4331 South Park Ave

    Hinsdale, IL, US

    Man stabbed to death: Miller, John - Age 28 - Colored - Died from a stab wound received 10 PM, 12/16/28, at 4331 South Park Ave., during an argument over a card game, at hte hands of another Negro, Emanuel Stokes, who was held by the Coroner on 12/28/28. 5 Dist. 7/2/29 - s/o - Kavanaugh.

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    4706 South Pkwy

    Elmhurst, IL, US

    Woman shot to death: Sims, Katie, alias Bernard Age 22 Colored Shot to death at 1:10 AM, 5/26/28, in her home, 2nd fl., 4706 South Parkway, by her husband, John Sims. On 5/29 the Coroner Jury pronounced it an accidental shooting. On 5/30 Sims was booked for murder but the case was nolle prossed 5/31 by Judge Fairbanks. 5th Dist.

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    1236 Sihnott Pl

    Chicago, IL, US

    Man shot to death: Mallardi, John - Age 27 - Fatally shot at 7:20 PM, in the hallway of his home, 1236 Sinnott Place, by some unknown person or persons who escaped. 29 Dist.

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    1109 S. Peoria St

    Chicago, IL, US

    Man shot to death: Infantino, John - Age 26 - Shot to death at 1 AM, 3/23/28, in a bedroom of his home, 1109 So. Peoria St., 2nd fl., for which his room-mate, Sam Catandello, alias Michael Armenci, is wanted. On 4/18/28 his arrest was recommended by the Coroner. 22 Dist. 6/14/28 Sam Catandello arrested and turned over to the Sheriff 6/18/28. July 1928 No Bill on Catandello.

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    878 Milton Ave

    Park Ridge, IL, US

    Man shot to death: Rizzuto, Peter - Age 36 - Fatally shot at 9:30 AM, 10/27/28, in front of his home, 878 Milton Ave., by two unknown men who employed shotguns. Arrest of the murderers was recommended by the Coroner on 10/29/28. 35 Dist.

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    2053 Maypole Ave

    Chicago, IL, US

    Man shot to death: Dunlap, Joseph - Age 40 - Colored - Shot to death at 8:13 AM, 7/29/28, at home, 1st fl., 2053 Maypole Ave., by Catherine Hall, who, tho a married woman, lived with him on and off. He accused her of receiving attentions from another man and she shot him. On 7/30/28 she was held by the Coroner. 27 Dist. 12/15/28 - 14 yrs. Joliet Pen. - Kavanaugh.

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    3501 Macklin Ave

    Chicago, IL, US

    Man stabbed to death: Hawkins, Leon Age 33 Colored Died from a pocket knife stab wound received 11:58 PM, 5/10/28, in Apt. 108, 3501 Macklin Ave., during a quarrel with Maggie Macklin, of same address, who was booked for murder 5/14/28. On 5/22/28 teh woman was exonerated by teh Coroner and on 5/24/28 discharged by Judge Holmes. 4 Dist.

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    4505 Dearborn St

    Chicago, IL, US

    Man shot to death: Alexander, Liblie - Age 28 - Colored - Burglar: Shot to death at 3:55 AM, 1/9/28 in the basement of 4505 Dearborn St., while attempting to escape arrest by Patrolman Geo. A. Donagan, who had discovered him and two other negroes burglarizing a store at 4451 Dearborn St. On 1/10/28 Donagan was exonerated by the Coroner. 5th Dist.

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    507 E. 30th St

    Chicago, IL, US

    Man shot to death: Williams, Chas. - Age 21 - Colored - Fatally shot 11:05 AM, 2/10/28, in 1st Apt., 507 E. 30th St., by Robert Butler, during an argument over a card game. On 2/14/28 Butler was held by the Coroner. 3 Dist. 6/27/28 - Acquitted - Kerner.

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    3645 S. Indiana Ave

    Chicago, IL, US

    Man stabbed to death: Crowder, Samuel - Age 40 - Fatally cut on the left side of the neck, at about 7:15 PM, 1/20/28, in his home, 3645 Indiana Ave., by an unknown man, who came on the pretense of renting a room. Crowder showed him a room and after they were inside the man attacked him with a knife. Motive unknown. 4 Dist.

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    3724 W. Wrightwood Ave

    Chicago, IL, US

    Man shot to death: Winowski, Stanley - Age 54 - Death due to a gunshot wound received 11:25 PM, 7/3/28, on the rear porch of his home, 3724 Wrightwood Ave., from gun in hands of Mary Koalski, to whom he handed the weapon after it had failed to fire three times. On 7/14/28 Mrs. Kowalski was booked for manslaughter but on 7/26/28 was exonerated by the Coroner and on 8/7/28 the case was nolle prossed by Judge Hamlin. 32 Dist.

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    158 S. Western Ave

    Chicago, IL, US

    Man stabbed to death: Haiser, Lawrence Age 40 Fatally stabbed at 10:20 PM, 3/10/28, at home, 158 So. Western Ave., by his common-law wife, Jean Collins, whom the Coroner exonerated as being justified (3/19/28). She was booked for murder, however, and on 3/23/28 held without bail by Judge Schulman. 27 Dist. April 1928 No Bill on Jean.

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    418 S. Western Ave

    Chicago, IL, US

    Woman shot to death: Boyle, Mabel - Age 45 - Fatally shot at about 3:30 AM, 7/27 in a flat at 418 So. Western Ave., while Julius Spielman and George Wallace were struggling for the possession of a gun which Wallace had used to fire at Mrs. Wallace. All were drunk. On 7/31/28 Spielman and Wallace were held by the coroner, Wallace as accessory. 27 Dist. 11/8/28 Spielman acquitted - Rush. 1/17/29 - Wallace N/P - Rush.

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    5018 S. Wentworth Ave

    Chicago, IL, US

    Man shot to death: Cook, Edward - Age 30 - Bandit: Fatally shot at 9:40 PM, 2/8/28, in the gangway of 5018 Wentworth Ave., by John Hughes, when he and a companion attempted to rob Hughes who was about to enter his home. On 2/10/28 Hughes was exonerated by the Coroner. 18 Dist.

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    232 N. Washtenaw Ave

    Chicago, IL, US

    Man shot to death: Holden, Sylvester Age 37 Colored Fatally shot 5:10 PM, 5/10/28, in his home, 232 N. Washtenaw Ave., by his estranged wife, Relia Holden, who claimed she had come to effect a reconciliation. On 5/15/28 Relia was held by the Coroner. 27 Dist. 9/11/28 Acquitted Normoyle.

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    4114 W. Washington Blvd

    Chicago, IL, US

    Man shot to death: Senoff, Albert Age 35 Fatally shot sometime during the night in Room 421 Paradise Arms Hotel, 4114 Washington Blvd., it being undetermined who fired the shot but police believe it to have occurred in a struggle for possession of the weapon following its display by Senoff while drunk, during a Christmas party. ON 12/26/28 Henry Friedman, George Levinson, and Ben Winer were booked for murder. On 1/11/29 all three were exonerated by the Coroner and on 1/15/29 the cases were no…

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    1429 W. Washington Blvd

    Chicago, IL, US

    Man shot to death: Sheen, or Sheehan, Steve Age 54 Fatally shot at 9 AM, 3/10/28, in his rooming house at 1429 W. Washington Blvd., by three men who robbed him and escaped in an automobile. On 4/13/28 the Coroner recommended the arrest of one Novie or Novack. 26 Dist.

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    1157 W. Washburne Ave

    Chicago, IL, US

    Man shot to death: King, Nathaniel Age 21 Colored Fatally shot at 4:42 AM, 6/27/28, thru a door panel at 1157 Washburn Ave., home of Gertrude Moore, by the latter, when he attempted to force his way in. She had refused to allow him to sleep there with a girl. On 6/27/28 Gertrude Moore was held by the Coroner for murder. 22 Dist. 10/9/28 Acquitted Lynch.

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    171 E. Walton Pl

    Chicago, IL, US

    Murder suicide: Zimmerman, Florence, alias Williams - Age 33- Found at 11PM, 12/10/28, in Room 801 Davis Hotel, 171 E. Walton Pl., shot to death, together with Frank W. Zimmerman, to whom she had been secretly married the past year. Zimmerman clutched the revolver, having shot himself in the right temple after killing his wife. 35 Dist.

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    1808 S. Wabash Ave

    Chicago, IL, US

    Woman shot to death: Thomas, Mrs. Jessie - Age 23 - Fatally shot at 4:30 AM, 4/30/28, in 2nd fl., 1808 Wabash Ave., by a restaurant keeper, Tony Patte, her employer, when they quarreld over the amount of wages due her. 4/30/28 Patte was held by the Coroner. 2 Dist. 3/11/30- Acquitted - Finnegan.

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    5258 S. Wabash Ave

    Chicago, IL, US

    Man shot to death: Love, George - Age 39 - Colored - Fatally shot at 7:30 PM, 10/2/28, in 2nd fl., 5258 Wabash Ave., by one Eddie Williams, over a woman with whom Williams had been living up to three months ago. Williams escaped and is wanted. 5 Dist.

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    6228 S. Wabash Ave

    Chicago, IL, US

    Man stabbed to death: Johnson, irge - Age 26 - Colored - Stabbed to death at 11:50 PM, 8/30/28, at 6228 So. Wabash Ave., during a quarrel, by Edward Hudson, who, on 9/7/28, was exonerated by the Coroner as being justified in the act. 7 Dist.

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