Detective George Schaedel shot 1931 bluefield daily telegraph bluefield west virginia

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Detective George Schaedel shot
1931 bluefield daily telegraph bluefield west virginia - Detective Slipt The other shooting, victim was...
Detective Slipt The other shooting, victim was Detective Detective George Schaedel of the Bronx, who trapped Crowley, on March 11, in an office building.in Lexington avenue near Grand Central Central station. Crowley's capture came after a search which had covered the five boroughs of New York city and every road and lane of Long Island for miles around North Merrick, the town In which Patrolman Hirsch was killed. Today the chase had extended extended into New Jersey, hut no real clue to Crowley's whereabouts was found until late this afternoon when detectives picked up his trail. They entered the rooming house and called for reinforcements when Crowley refused to answer their request request to admit them to the apartment. apartment. From vantage points in nearby houses guns were trained on windows windows of the room. Another order was given to the occupants to come out and bullets were the answer. Then police raked the window* with machine gifn fire. Bullets chipped pieces of stone from the face of buildings across the street. The police returned the fire and for -LUC (JUllwv — . — __ nearly an hour the neighborhood rattled with machine gunnery and pistol shots, while in the streets squads of police formed lines and held back crowds which sought to

Clipped from Bluefield Daily Telegraph08 May 1931, FriPage 1

Bluefield Daily Telegraph (Bluefield, West Virginia)08 May 1931, FriPage 1
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