Frank Wolshock vitim 12/21/31

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U. Parties auc largest he its bonds anc investors of in/ iu- the he appendicitis OF THEFTS MAY BE CLEARED BY SIX ARRESTS Various Weans of Robbing Victims, Victims, Including Kidnapping are Said to Have Been Usec by Men. GANG OPERATED OUT OF EAST ST. LOUIS Deputy Sheriff Harry Odum Madison Trailed One of Which Led to Capture o Others. Sif men arrested at East St. Loul in connection with a series of rob beries were placed in the Madison County Jail here late Saturday after noon. County authorities say that a score of Madison and St. Clair rob beries will be cleared up through arrests made during the past week Arrival of the group with anothe sextet from Collinsvil'e, swelled th' jail enrollment to 45 prisoners afte Sheriff Peter Fitzgerald had antici pated a low record number. Those from East St. Louis ar charged with robbery while armed Officers said that kidna t ling charg es may be made against some of six. Finding of an officer's badge In possession of Joe Sharp of the Eas .St. Louis gang, caused a charge o impersonating an officers, agains him The other five are residents of Eas St. Louis or have been operating of that city officers say. They ar Robert Marshall, 23, Murphysboro Lester Clark, Piedmont, Mo., Harry Bramhof alias Harry Kelly, 32, Char les Buchman, 24, and Edward Moore, 22, East St. Louis. Officer believe that Sharp, formerly of Chi cago was leader of the gang. Deputy Sheriff Harry Odum, Madi son, started the arrests as early a last Tuesday when Buchman was picked up in connection with kidnap ing an aged man by the name o Frank Wolshock, who accepted a u n d e r belief he would be taken Chester. Instead he was taken to a point near Eagle Park and robbec of $19 and a h a n d b a g clothes. B u c h m a n and Moore were together when the Gist arrest was made Questioning of them led to other ar- rosts until sK were taken into custody. custody. Accoiding to Mr. Odum, Sharp has been connected with a robbery an East St. Louis mail older house ir which $800 were stolen. i a

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  1. The Edwardsville Intelligencer,
  2. 21 Dec 1931, Mon,
  3. Page 1

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