Albertson Shooting

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Albertson Shooting - WOMAN CHARGED WITH SHOOTING Affidavit Against...
WOMAN CHARGED WITH SHOOTING Affidavit Against Mrs. Alice Albertson, of Claypool, for Attempted Murder. HUSBAND WILL RECOVER (Special t the News - Srntliirl 1 WARSAW, Ind., Nov. 26. Mrs Alice Albertson Is facing trial on a charge of attempted murder In the second degree, an affidavit having been tiled against her hare this afternoon, afternoon, by Hherlff C U. Moon, who went to Claypool this afternoon to take tho accused Into custody , - A Shoot i na at Claypool. fSprrlal to the Vcu lintliiol' I CliAYI'OOU Ind, Nov 25 I red Albertson, who received a ieoher shot in his left side, during u quar rel with his wife, Mrs Alice Albert son. st their home here, Thurmlu) evenlnir. shout fi nVlnrlc nrnhnlil will recover, according to a statement made by attending physicians toilnj Albertson claims his Wife Bhot him when he entered his homo here Thursday evening In ciuest of xoiut of his clothing. He stated that In went to his home lifter being told by neighbors that there had been no one about during the day. While procuring some clothing, the Injured man said he heard a noise and turned to see his wife standing with a re volver clutched In both hands wbiih she fired at him. the shot cnteilng: liH left side near the heart. After being shot the husband de clared ha broke out window rIuhhmi In an effort to summon help and finally walked to a nearby drugstore from where he was taken to the Mc Donald hospital In Warsaw for treatment. treatment. Mrs. Albertson was located some time later at the home of her parents. parents. Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Garvin, three miles west of Claypool, after Sheriff C, 11. Moon, Deputy Sheriff Wlnebrenner and several cttlzem had failed to find her at the Albert - son home. In a statement made to Sheriff Moon, ..Mrs. Albertson declared thnt she had not shot her husban, but that he had the revolver and whh shot'durlng a struggle. Mrs. Albei I - son claimed to be very 111 nnd wtntecl that she' had been painfully InJui'M during tho altercation wltn her hus band, A physician was nttendlnc her when Sheriff Moon ni rived and she was not taken Into custody ! - cause of her alleged Indisposition, Takes Fort Wayne Hoy In t'uMod). Raymond Hwariz, 17, or I oil Wayne, who was at the Garln homo whon Mrs. Albertson appeared then - after the shootlhg, was taken into custody by Sheriff Moon and U being held In .the Warsaw Jail until he makes a" signed statement. The Albertsons have boen moro or less In the limelight for some time, the wife having applied for dlvoice several weeks ago and the husband filing a cross - coniplulnt last week chanting his wife with cruelty, chewing tobacco and with having - damaged his automobile duflng a ill of anger. The Uarvln family ngured in a moonshine prosecution aome month ago and while at the home Thursday Sheriff Moon confiscated a quart of liquor,

Clipped from The Fort Wayne Sentinel25 Nov 1921, FriPage 17

The Fort Wayne Sentinel (Fort Wayne, Indiana)25 Nov 1921, FriPage 17
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