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 - - j . Bolchune will plead guilty and impli cate...
- j . Bolchune will plead guilty and impli cate the other man According to Kupchin, and Bol chune corroborates, him partly, .the twp . men. secUre1 'nformatlon that Shimalenski sold liquor on Sunday and last night .they telephoned up to him to Wt them at the Eagle Hotel. Shi - malenski, before going, notified Kupchin Kupchin of the message he had received, and the detective had him appear and swear out warrants against the pair, charging them with attempted extor tion. Shimalenski then proceeded to the Eagle, followed by Kupchin with the warrants, and the three men pro. ceeded to a room behind the bar. Kupchin says he secreted himself In a lavatory and heard this proposition made: Bolchune and Sad wick present ed a summons from Justice Miller, of Swoyerville and then said that Shi - malenski should pay them 15 and they would withdraw the charge, thus saving him a fine of JiO. The saloon keeper was to hand over some marked marked money, but before this Bolchune

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  1. Pittston Gazette,
  2. 20 Nov 1908, Fri,
  3. Page 3

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