Liquor Law Violator Faces Severe Sentence and Fine...Wilmer Risbon...

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Liquor Law Violator Faces Severe Sentence and Fine...Wilmer Risbon... - Liquor Law Severe Sentence At a session of...
Liquor Law Severe Sentence At a session of court held at Hoi-1 Hoi-1 Hoi-1 lldayshurg on Saturday morning ' by judge George G. Patterson, ' William Carnell. 47, former gno-1 gno-1 gno-1 line station operator along the Kit-' Kit-' Kit-' ad-tanning Trail west of Altoona, was , sentenced to serve eight months in resi-the county jail in default of the payment of fines to the amount of In-$7iH upon pleading guilty to liquor asso-law violations. Ctrnell was saken Into custody ,,. n,,, .nf,irm,mi officeis aft- aft- er they had made purcnases oi beer and whiskey at the defendant defendant place, the Court was informed. informed. Two girls. Savllla Gun-sallus. Gun-sallus. Gun-sallus. CI. and Mary Iscnhnuser, IS. were charged with complicity in the liquor violation, but they will not be sentenced until next week. The officeis said Carnell' place of 'ni!'.nes was quite busy, with as many as seven customers at one .,. e.i'r l'.imir and beer. One of- of- ' . . , . firer testified that r.e purcnasru Iic.r i .. ''I' pijice. m - "v ...p. am. Judge Patterson reminded him that he could not engage in the wholesale liquor business. 'You have flagrantly violated the law and cr the four counts against you we will find you guilty of three and discharge you from one charge." Carnell' penalty includes two sentences of $300 fine and three months in jail and one sentence sentence of $100 fine or two months in jail or a total of eight months in jail in default of payment of $700 in fine. Wilmer Risbon, a young man oi Altoona and Cambria county, ad- ad- mitted breaking a plate giflss win- win- dow at a liquor establishment at 1122 Twelfth avenue on the morning morning of April 7. He was charged with malicious mischief. The court cave him a sentence of sixty days in jail, pay the costs and make res- res- I'tution cf the value of the win- win- dow. The court ordered that R:s- R:s- bon be paroled upon payment of the costs and for the window-. window-. window-. A detainer has been lodged against Risbon from Cambria county county on charges of malicious mischief mischief and larceny. He told the court his erring ways were the result result of excessive drinking.

Clipped from Altoona Tribune06 May 1940, MonPage 10

Altoona Tribune (Altoona, Pennsylvania)06 May 1940, MonPage 10
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