Neel Reed guard at road camp shoots prisoner

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Neel Reed guard at road camp shoots prisoner - GUARD SHOOTS CONVICT ADAIR COUNTY CAMP Alf...
GUARD SHOOTS CONVICT ADAIR COUNTY CAMP Alf King, a negro who has served 25 years of a life sentence for murder from Nowata, was shot twice and fatally wounded at prison camp No. 2 in Adair county Sunday. The shooting was done by Neel Reed, a guard, who sad the negro was attempting to attack him with a knife. The convict, according to R. B. Oar- lile, camp superintendent, was drinking and was fighting with another convict when the guard Intervened and drew the ire of the negro. The €k>unty Attorney ot Adair jcoun-?. termed the slaying justifiable homicide, and no charge will be filed; against Mr. Reed. ty

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  1. The Standard-Sentinel,
  2. 24 Jan 1935, Thu,
  3. Page 1

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