Joe Villano

Convicted of second-degree murder

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Joe Villano - tho ho his at Rudo- the J. bar- Republican...
tho ho his at Rudo- the J. bar- Republican JOEVILLANO ESCAPES CHAIK; AGRESTI NEXT PITTSBURG, Nov. 23 -- Joo 19 year old Italian of Unloiitown, was tried in criminal court this changed with participating In tho Tore Judge J. M-cF I C I Carpcutcr. Villano's second degrne conviction was obtained on almost exactly the samo testimony that oon'\icteJ tllmei Johnson of ConQcllsvillo an accomplice, accomplice, of nuirdei in the first (togre week ago. Tho two men, together wltli Paul Agresti, aro said to have held up and attempted to job Kiacho, Villano and Johnson firing when Krache attempted Lo Ret. hig revolver. The shooting took placo in February at the garage ^\hich is located lU the junction of Prankstown and Saltnburg roads Agreati. who nag not in the garage, but who w.iited on the road, testified against Johnson and Villano. It was proven t h a t Villano's struck Krache In the head, penetrating tho brain, while Johnson's entered chest. Vtllano claimed that Krache fired him and that ho returned the fire self defense, believing- at tho time that Johnson had boen killed. Villano will bo sentei«^ later.

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  1. The Daily Courier,
  2. 25 Nov 1922, Sat,
  3. Page 1

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