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 - Brutal Murder of Girl Bared (Continued from...
Brutal Murder of Girl Bared (Continued from pnge 1) shoes and books were found beside the Cohtcsvillc - Modena road, her route from school. Although Relily said Meyer's statement related that, he killed the girl with his truck and stripped her clothes from her and attacked her after sho was dead, an autopsy Indicated sho might have,been living •when sho -was dropped into the well. Deputy Coroner Harry E. Williams, Jr., said Helen died from Internal Injuries "which could have been caused by an automobile, or by a struggle." Ucllly said Meyer admitted he drove around Coateaville, knowing It wns time for high school to be out, and girls would bo walking homo. Meyer, In hia statement, related that he struck tho Moycr girl with his truck intentionally. He said ho was driving about 40 miles an hour. At first Meyer told police he struck tho girl accidentally, killed her, became frightened and hid her body. Meyer's father, O. Jackson Meyer, a prosperous Philadelphia broker. coal

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  1. The Record-Argus,
  2. 22 Feb 1937, Mon,
  3. Page 10

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