1894-03-15 - Stack Lee
Hill Pleaded Guilty. Joseph Hill, colored, charged with highway robbery, pleaded guilty In the Criminal Court to petit larceny and was, sentenced to one year In the Work-house. Work-house. Work-house. Hill and another negro named Henry Lee, alias Stack Lee, were accused of holding up and robbing Frank Kavenscraft, a contractor Uvlnii at 8715 North Twenty-fifth Twenty-fifth Twenty-fifth street, at Farrar and Palm streets on Oct.iH, l.MH, and robbing him of $45.50 and also several assaulting blm. 1-ee 1-ee 1-ee was tried three weeks ago ana given nve years In the penitentiary. Ibis was bis second trial, the former having resulted in a similar verdict. Hill was not identified, bence the acceptance of a plea In his case. Detectives Gocklng and Bain brick arrested both negroes the day after the robbery.