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group SUSPECT IN PHANTOM CASE APPREHENDED Oklahoma City Police Hold Man in Connection With Deaths at Texarkana- Alert W as Sounded Late Iuesdav. Oklahoma City,- May 22 </p* — Chief of Police I.. J. Hilbert an-! nounced today police were holding i for questioning a man he described as a suspect in the deaths of five! persons near Texarkana, all be- i iieved slain by a phatom killer. Chief Hilbert said the man, 35 ! was arrested at the Union Bus j Station here as he waited for a! bus to Texarkana, Texas, early to- ! day. The chief added the man wa picked up after a search started i when Far! McCutcheon, manager ! of the bus s; at ion, called officers j ■ I when a man bought a ticket to Texarkana and made repented inquiries inquiries concerning s< nodules, declaring declaring he wanted to reach there I later him. Th.e 35, is and e height on a during "night hours.’ The chief said tin up today fitted the description of | the one who bought, the ticket Ho j -aid McCutchen would \iew him in an attempt to identify j man picked mar dark who g; ikmned, \ nd is ' e his age as has dark hair about a~ eraee Hilbert said the man told detectives detectives he had been employed i|.h b carnival here but had (put when it left. I’he chief said fhe man fold him he home v in Brookings, N. I > when asked why he wanted to go to Texarkana. Hilbert added, the man replied he “liked the town, ’ and had left snrne personal belonging> belonging> there. He would not say what the belongings were nor wh\ he wanted to arrive at night. ; ! j

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  1. The Vernon Daily Record,
  2. 22 May 1946, Wed,
  3. Page 1

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  • suspect in phatom

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