Robert Cotner Jun 3, 1927 The Democrat American
TWO ALLEGED MOONSHINERS CAUGHT Robert Cotner and Cleo Johnson, two of the five men officers said they found operating a i.20-gallon still 12 miles north of 'Vian Friday, are in the county jail awaiting their preliminary hearing, which will be heard this week. ^ The other three men escaped, according to officers. Johnson was recently released on the same charge, according to the officers. Officers who "formed the raiding party were headed by Bert Cotton, undersheriff, and the following deputies: deputies: Dan Sharpe, Chute Hucks, Geo. Hail and Fred Bradley.