December 27th, 1924
Man burned to death: Street, Edward - Age 52 - Colored- Died at the County Hospital from burns received 12/27/24 at home, 647 W. 13th St., said burns alleged to have been sustained during a quarrel with his wife, Zepora Street, when she threw gasoline upon him and set it afire. On 1/14/25 she was exonerated by the Coroner, but on 1/15/25 held to the G.J. without bail by Judge Allegretti. 16 Dist. 4/28/25 - Acquitted - Lynch.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 Unfortunately, some historical records may contain outdated, offensive language.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.