October 12th, 1917
Man shot to death: Williams, Fred - Age 24 - Colored - Fatally shot Oct. 12 -1917 at 3333 Forrest Ave. 2nd floor rear, by one Dave Lewis brought back from Detroit, Mich. and turned over to the Sheriff. 9/24/18 Lewis acquitted - Windes.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 Unfortunately, some historical records may contain outdated, offensive language.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.