Coshocton Tribune 10 May 22 Page 10

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Coshocton Tribune 10 May 22 Page 10 - ' ffi EUABLES POLICE CINCINNATI, 10--Edwin...
' ffi EUABLES POLICE CINCINNATI, 10--Edwin Ix!"- cher described to detectives hero morning how ho had p!ann-d amazing series of holdups jind · .\- ni'-r , . ,, . b i - t plolts of banditry executed by him and H r n iMlchael. Frank and Stephen Si»l'Jc:-i:^ and which culminated In the f.i'V. shooting of Stephen Soldcritb during »t revolver battle. Leiseher and Michael anil Fr,ir;\ Solderits were arrested h-To Monthly afternoon after police hail entangled c o n It «:.'] im: to I' ;.o'ir Ioor. n t i i f them in a ne-t of u n u s u a l clrciuns'-in ces woven «ttom iiiem «iu-i i"»- · · · · of Stephen SolderltF bound u i t h a heavy wire and partially cloth.d. \\.is found floating in tho Ohio river a week ago. L*lscher admitted h" had planned :i series of holdups of paymasters h-r-- which notte-d tho quartet o\er ?rt/»t.. Leicher said their c-irew «f r!me c:iil-f.- r I t U A for I n t i o n t a n k A M H culmlnatod when Stephen Polder its. W l u while driving the bandits' car a w a y e\ from the J. H. Day company's p l a n t where th«y had held up and robbM WilMam Klrshhoff. paymaww. w a s shot and killwi by a bullet from the gun of Kirshhoff. After triking young Sol(rH'? to th" homo of his brother Frank, t h e y ; drowned death moans by playing. gay tunes on a phonograph. j After he died. jxMwher'H confession averred, they weighted his body with window weights, wrapped It in a j blanket and took it to the Cheaspeak^ j and Ohio bridge across tlu- Ohio river and tossed It into the waters. Clubs j Chicago i St. Pittsburgh

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  1. The Coshocton Tribune,
  2. 10 May 1922, Wed,
  3. Page 10

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