James H Gahagan arrested for running away

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James H Gahagan arrested for running away - 16-YEAR OLD BOY WITH BALL AND BAT ARRESTED An...
16-YEAR OLD BOY WITH BALL AND BAT ARRESTED An unusual case was brought before the local authorities yesterday . | afternoon when James H. Gahagan 116. of Lafayette was arrested on the ' Vatuialia railroad tracks. J He was brought to the Cass coun- ! ty jail u n t i l an investigation j be made. At the time of his arrest he declared that lie was enroute to I Lucerne from Ijafayette where he was going to visit with his grand- ·, mother of that place. The local police authorities got- in touch with his father iu [.afayette and it was learned that he had run away from school last Tuesday morning and had not beon seen since that time. , His father, immediate!}' upon learn- | ing of his apprehension in this i telephoned a ticket to him and the I youth was placed on a traction car j and sent home last evening. I When he was arrested by the po- I lice he had a. ball bat and glove j with him, evidently prepared for any games that he might encounter on his journey to his grandmother- The boy lives at 1913 Salem street, Lafayette. Indiana-

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  1. Logansport Pharos-Tribune,
  2. 20 Apr 1922, Thu,
  3. Page 3

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