1896-07-19 - Lee Shelton
Shelton's Jury Could Not Agree. The Jury that tried Lee Shelton. alias Stack Lee, colored, after remaining out twenty-two twenty-two twenty-two hours, reported yesterday that It was unable to reach an agreement and was discharged. The last ballot stood seven for conviction of murder In the second degree, degree, two for manslaughter and three for acquittal. He was indicted for murder In the first degree. Last Christmas night Shelton shot and killed William Lyons, colored. In Curtis' Saloon, xt Eleventh and Morgan s tree La, ' - Mt crap.