Leander Whitlock, sent to prison

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Leander Whitlock, sent to prison - WILL BE SENT TO PRISON. Leander AVhitlprk's...
WILL BE SENT TO PRISON. Leander AVhitlprk's Sunday F;acr5 W:M Get Hrui a Term of.Jears. Leander Whitlock, who has become a public nuisance on account of bis contained contained drunkenness aud incarceration in the. jail, will probably, through his actions of yesterday, be sent .to State Prison* for a term of years. He was released released from jail Sunday morning, after a two months' sentence for dn?"kenness and disorderly conduct, and in a shori time returned very much intoxicated. He asked Sheriff Acken for a si-oi of money, but the Sheriff, who had g.ven Lrm a snip 1 ! sum on that morning, perceiving perceiving his drunken condition, refused to oblige him. Upon being refused ha turned upon the sheriff and used all tho abusive language he could tb : nk of. Mr. Acken put him out of the building and summoned an officer to make b l- s ar ( rest. Officer. Kelly responded and had him placed behind the bars. Wnitlock continued to make b ;r nself noisy and hilarious, until Jailer Grady could bear it no longer and bade him be quiet. This he refused to do and challenged Mr. Grady to'interfere with him, threatening to " do " him if he did. There was nothing left but for Mr. Gra'Jy to learn the. rascal a lesson, which he proceeded to do by giving him a thorough drubbing, which had a tendency to sober him up to a g.'eat extent. extent. Recorder Harkins gave Leander 60 days for drunkenness and disorderly conduct, pending tbe charge of habitual drunkenness, to be made against him. by the officer who made his arrest. The only place for a character of this kind is a place where he will be kept from rum and its influences, and the State Prison is the proper place. to

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  1. The Daily Times,
  2. 29 Aug 1892, Mon,
  3. Page 1

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