Joplin Globe, 2/11/1954

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Joplin Globe, 2/11/1954 - sheriff told the court. GOOLDY'S ROBBERY...
sheriff told the court. GOOLDY'S ROBBERY HEARING SET FOR FEB. The preliminary hearing for John Gooldy, 27 years old, of the El Paso hotel, who has been charged with robbery in connection with the holdup of two Camp Crowder soldiers on February 2, was rescheduled rescheduled yesterday for February February 17. Gooldy was released from custody custody after furnishing a 51,000 bond yesterday. He had been held in county jail since his arrest February February 2. Another man arrested in connection connection with the robbery, Leroy Strickland, Strickland, 31, pleaded guilty to a charge of felonious assault last week after Prosecutor Stewart Tatum withdrew the original charge of first degree robbery. Strickland R. will be sentenced March 15 after » , . · - . . ... serve as pre-sentence investigation is completed. completed. Gooldy, although not directly implicated implicated in the actual robbery by Strickland on the victims, admitted he drove Strickland's car on the night of the robbery. Strickland reportedly admitted robbing the two soldiers to Joplin police. at

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  1. Joplin Globe,
  2. 11 Feb 1954, Thu,
  3. Page 6

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