Emporia Gazette, Oct 16, 1947
Sentence 'Crime Ring' Members at Eureka Eureka, Oct. 16 (,TV-County Attorney Attorney George Reynolds said today two of three men charged In Greenwood Greenwood county In what Attorney Gen. Edward F. Am described as a southeastern Kansas robbery ant) burglary ring had been sentenced to prison terms In district court here. Preliminary hearing for a third man wns set for Friday, Reynolds said. Charges In this county against two others were dismissed, he added. Under sentence to terms In the state prison at Lnnslng of not to exceed five years. Reynolds said were Sherman Scott, and Harold Shadd»y. both of Coffeyvllle. The Two pleaded guilty Tuesday before Judge Carl Ackarman to charges of grand larceny.