December 25th, 1923
Man shot to death: McCroft, Jerry - Age 65 - Colored - Shot to death at 5819 Grove Ave., by Charles Cummings, son-in-law of Mrs. McCroft, to whom the latter ran for protection from her husband, the decedent. On 12/26/23 Cummings was held by the Coroner. 3 Dist. Jan. 1924 No Bill.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 Unfortunately, some historical records may contain outdated, offensive language.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.