Jean Fillner Vance
Man Pleads Innocent To Charge Of Theft A plea of innocent on a charge of theft was entered by a La Crosse man in County Court Friday morning. John C. Simon Jr., 24, of 2026 Steele St., was arrested by city police on June 12 and charged with taking wedding and engagement engagement rings valued at $315 from a parked car on April 11. The items belonged to Jean M. Vance, 2219 La Crosse St., who told police earlier that the rings were taken from her locked car on the night of April 11. Simon, through his lawyer, Philip G. Arneson, requested preliminary action on the charge and a July 1 hearing was sched uled by County Court Judge Leonard F. Roraff.