Sponenberg, Olen Carlson

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they of being was "a the to jr and Car Ihefl Soiyed Willi Arrests; Two Men Enter . Two ciljLmen entered pleas of guilty to committing armed robbery robbery at Hurr's Dairy Store at 2129 West Fourth Street on the night of Dec. 19, when arraigned before Alderman LeRoy -G. Edwards late Tuesday afternoon. The men also admitted stealing a car earlier the night of the hold-up~and" using 4fee sroieri~~machine escape. as a means of women "t tb» ttoro at gtrnpoint while he scooped approximately approximately $84 in bills and change f ronv the casli register, according to Chief-.of Police jlohn G. Godii Tyler waite^. outside in tion* in the hold-up. Chief Good was engaged in questioning most of Saturday night It was learned that Tyler Sponenberg had become acquainted acquainted several years ago while both were Inmates of the White Hill reformatory. ' · . After discussing robbery method p^ securing money, fipon- ~_ .enberg, admitted, stealing-.*£*. c« - Hcld-.by-poiice-are Oleir CtfSoji ^ofMorrls Gitt'leman from Sponenberg, 22, of 1300 Orange aTclS-Rural Avenue and going Street, Berwick, who has been at- · - - - · tending- a school in the city -and who at the time of-his arrest was serving A. four-months' term in the County "Jail for the larceny of an overcoat, and Charles Henry Tyler,. Tyler,. 25, of-«31 Park Avenue, this city. . . . - . ._. Spenenberg admitted v f n d e r questioning that he held two a car whMt Ihe--yWli had Bto4*nj earlier in. the eVeniijf, it was said _ ' Tyler Axrtsted^ The case opened with rest Friday night of Tyler Patrolmen Harry D. Carman and William .WT'Polcyn, during" an altercation altercation with s womftyi jn th* 1 a local store where T-yler ployed. ..... , -: The pair drove to Newberry, their , statement indicates, and parked near the Hurr store. flipped a coin to see wh» w'puld go in," Sponenberg said. "I lost." After the holdup, the men they drove to. South Willianwport, where they abandoned the ma- rhjnA »· the head of -Kane Street and returned tpthe-efty.in a Sponenber^-sfrtoThe gave Tyler in a-kieal taproom as his share ·the. loot. '·"They 5 " emptied the gun and di^ tft^ar- ^ler By- ·fyicinity of Penn Street -and ^Washington ^Washington Boulevard. Saturday morning Tyler was ropm, e chalice after which Sponenberg went to Berwick until , Jan, Shortly after his return, he arrested for the larceny of- the rcbat . and was sentenced last

Clipped from Williamsport Sun-Gazette21 Jan 1948, WedPage 2

Williamsport Sun-Gazette (Williamsport, Pennsylvania)21 Jan 1948, WedPage 2
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