December 25th, 1926
Man stabbed to death: Davis, Jeff - Age ? - Colored - Fatally cut 12/25/26 in 2nd flat 1848 Lake St., during an argument over change for a dollar bill by Zaccheus Barnes, who was booked 12/28/26 for manslaughter and on 12/29/26 held by the Coroner on the same charge. 20 Dist. 4/27/27 - Acquitted - Lindsay.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 Unfortunately, some historical records may contain outdated, offensive language.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.