March 2nd, 1930
Man stabbed to death: Croft, Dennis - Age 40 - Colored - Fatally assaulted with a meat cleaver at 12:40 AM, 3/2/30, in parlor, 3 fl., 1314 Hastings St., during a fight with Geneva Henderson, his common-law wife. Geneva was booked for murder but the Coroner exonerated her on 3/3/30 and she was discharged 3/4/30 by Judge Helander. 22 Dist.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 Unfortunately, some historical records may contain outdated, offensive language.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.