Clayton McDaniel 30 Nov 1922
of Young Wife Is Morose fEARGED with the murder of his youns wife, Mrs. Charlotte ^ Clayton G. McDaniel, 26, sits today in his cell at the city sullen and defiant. , .. ,, , McDamel was arrested Wednesday afternoon when police were to.the McDsniel home, 1023 Buena Vista Street, and found Mrs. McDaniel lyins on the front sidewalk with several wounds in. her chest abdomen, inflicted, police say, by a pair of scissors. was stabbed twice !n cmilng affrnv that Collowcd an urRii- rntmt. According to police, the fignt took place in the hallway. A trail of Wood from the hallway to. the sidewall: sidewall: showed where Mrs.. McDaniel had stumbled her w i y out of the house. The only statement McDaniel is said In ihnvc ju.ide tn police concerning the n f f s i r is tbat his wife attacked !ihn with the sci?sors and then stablei herself Another pair of JnrfT'jr scissors was found in tic kitchen sink. Mrs. ML-Daniei died at 4 iXi p. BJ. Wednesday r.s she was heins tilar.cil on toe operating table at the ItolJcrt B lireen Memorial Unspltal. She is enid to bave made-a statement to Capt. .Tnraos Stevets in which she accused her hnshanri ot stabbing bet with a pnir of scissors. Police, are hoidinsr as evidence two pairs of scissors. One pair was found in the hallway near the blood stains that indicated tho struggle had occurred occurred there, wliilo the other pair ot scissors was fouad in tlie kitchen stnl;. wet as though washed, but bearing Mood stains. _ . MeDnniel wÂ«s arrested by PoliM Chief Van Kip'sr, Capt. h'am Street and 1 Cllv Dctuctivcs W. A. McMurray anu ik'o ('.irrcr.