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 - EVENING INDEPENDENT. in the on his Jury Likely...
EVENING INDEPENDENT. in the on his Jury Likely To Get Bundy Case Today The Harry Dale Bundy murder case j« expected to be in the nands of the jury by late this afternoon and a verdict may be reached before the day is over. Assistant Prosecutor Harry Kandel and Defense Attorney Prank Lucas delivered their clos ng arguments at the trial session n Stark county court this morn ing. Defense Attorney Ralph Ross lad completed about half of his closing argument before the noon recess. He was to complete it early this afternoon. * * * STARK COUNTY prosecutor's :losmg argument and the charg- ng of the jury are expected to be completed by 3:30 p. m. Indications that the jury is to be kept together until a verdict is reached were given when Judge John-Rossetti ordered jury members taken to lunch today in a group under the supervision of the court bailiff, if n o verdict is reached the jury is expected to be ocked up for the night at a Canon hotel. the verdict cames in Bun. dy will be hearing his fate from a Stark County jury for the second time. At his first trial for the loldup killing of storekeeper leynold Amodio at the County Line Market near Uniontown Nov L 23, 1956, Bundy was found first degree murder guilty of without a mercy recommendation for However, he won a new trial order when the fifth district Qhiq court of appeals set aside 'this verdict on the grounds of new evidence. The Ohio Supreme Court ater assured Bundy a .new trial jy refusing to review the appel* ate court's ruling, The chief witness against ? was Russell J. McCoy, 23, of anesvijle, who testified that Bundy shot Amodio and that he, umself, shot grocery clerk Paul ?. Cai R during the County Line Market holdup. Bundy has maintained through? Ut both trials that he was in Canon making a round of bars at the ime and did not accompany Mcr Coy on the Uniontown trip. Bun? dy claims that McCoy implicate'd, lim in the Uniontown murders >ut of revenge' because Bundy .old Zanesville police about McCoy's part in the murder of a couple in February, yo / »

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  1. The Evening Independent,
  2. 19 Jun 1958, Thu,
  3. Page 2

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