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August 16th, 1904

Quoted from original police record: Man shot to death: Hanley, Leo, 44 ys. old, when playing on a piano in the home of Frank Bunte, 928 Wolfram St. was shot by August Bunte, son of Frank from which he died Aug. 20-04 at Alexian Bros. Hospital. 41st Prect. Bunte arrested Aug. 22, and held by Coroner's Jury Aug. 26. Plead guilty to manslaughter Feb. 28, 1905, and sentenced by Judge Gary to indefinite term in Joliet Pen.

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