December 17th, 1929
Man stabbed to death: Porries, Emanuel - Age 28 - Fatally cut with a knife at 8:10 PM, 2/17/29, in his home, 1st fl., rear, 1235 So. Sangamon St., during an altercation with a Negro, John Williams. On 2/18/29 Williams was held by the Coroner. 22nd Dist. 5/27/29 - Acquitted - Lindsey.Please note that Housecreep aggregates information from multiple sources, including historical records, police reports, archived newspaper clippings, and personal accounts submitted by our community of sleuths. Unfortunately, some historical records may contain outdated, offensive language. We do not condone the use of such language and we would not publish it otherwise. If you believe a post has been submitted that is offensive or malicious in any way, please let us know and we will remove it. Thank you.