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december71888indianpolisnews - Mr. Hotat Aaaiai B-lllgerant. Jefff.ron ville,...
Mr. Hotat Aaaiai B-lllgerant. Jefff.ron ville, December 7. An effort wa made. Wedoedsv night 10 arreat Harrison Hogan, a wealthy larmer, three miles above here, on a Warrant sworn out by bis divorced wife. He took refuge on a flat-boat in the river, where he had a barricade well stocked with arms and ammunition, and defied Deputy Sheriffs Llnck and Howell. A fight ensued, Uogaa using a shotgun and firing through lonp-holea ia hi barricade, and tb offioer tbeir revolvers from a drift-pit on tb bank. At night they went into the woods on the bsnk for consultation. Horan got quietly ashore and surprised them with a shot into a clump of buhes, where they were building a fir. Tbey took refuge behind tree, a d lb firht continued till ilosran got th drop on Howell, when an armiiic was agreed upon. Tbe officer returned to Jeffersonville, and a partv of fonr waa aent out to mak tbe arrest. Tbey bad not succeeded at last accounts.

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  1. The Indianapolis News,
  2. 07 Dec 1888, Fri,
  3. Page 1

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