February 15th, 1925
Man shot to death: Lewis, John - Age 25 - Colored - Fatally shot 10:45 P.M. 2/15/25 while attempting to burglarize the home of Roberta Williams, at 3811 LaSalle St. On 2/19/25 Mrs. Williams, who shot him, was exonerated by the Coroner. 2A 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 Unfortunately, some historical records may contain outdated, offensive language.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.