guard at H. G. Prince shoots boy

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guard at H. G. Prince shoots boy - Shoots Boy for Fear of Theft Bullet Barely...
Shoots Boy for Fear of Theft Bullet Barely Misses Heart -of -of Child Shot through the left army by Special Officer O. D. Arnold, employed employed aa a watchman at the cannery cannery of H. G. Prince & Co. at East Eleventh and Park streets, 12- 12- : year-old year-old year-old Theodore Szuch of 2715 East Eighth street had a narrow escape from death this afternoon. Had the bullet gone an inch to the left, it would ,have penetrated the heart. Theodore, in company with ' a number of other boys, was playing playing About the box cars, which - were being unloaded ore the sidetrack sidetrack at the cannery. Arnold appeared appeared on the scene and thinking to frighten the lads, whom he . suspected of stealing fruit, fired his .44 calibre revolver in their general direction. The bullet found a mark, however. In the fleshy part of ThedoVe's left arm, passing completely through and inflicting a slight wound on the chest. Arnold was placed under arrest immediately after the shooting.

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  1. Oakland Tribune,
  2. 25 Jul 1916, Tue,
  3. Page 1

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