Arrest Suspect In Murder of Woman and Tot Saturday

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Arrest Suspect In Murder of Woman and Tot Saturday - ARREST SUSPECT !N MURDER OF WOMAN AND TOT...
ARREST SUSPECT !N MURDER OF WOMAN AND TOT SATURDAY That Andrew Domiano, aged 43, of Woodlawn, sought the services of two hired assassins who murdered Mrs. Catherine Cardon, aged 40, and her 5-year-old 5-year-old 5-year-old 5-year-old 5-year-old daughter, Lena Cardon, at their home, 91S Page St., McKees Rocks, last Saturday evening, is the belief of county detectives who arrested arrested Domiano early today at his home in connection with the double killing. The suspect is the father of the slain child, according to the detectives, detectives, and the woman's refusal to turn over the girl to Domiano is the motive of the crime, the detectives say. Defectives John Geisler and W. O. Alexander arrested Domiano and took him to the McKees Rocks police station station today. A description of Jim Bruno and an unidentified foreigner, said to be the actual murderers, have been sent broadcast by the authorities. authorities. According to the detectives, Domiano formerly lived al the Cardon Cardon home and since he was put out of the house a few years ago he has made ' persistent demands for his child. On several occasions, according according to the authorities, Doniano has threatened to kill the woman if she persisted in keeping the child. When questioned today Domiano refused ts talk. OXE MAX IDEXTTFIED. The authorities say that they will experience difficulty in having Domiano Domiano admit his participation in the crime unless they are able to apprehend apprehend Bruno and his companion. Mary Cardon, aged 12, a daughter of the dead woman Identified Bruno as one of the men who did the shooting, detectives detectives say. She said that Bruno and his companion came to their home Saturday evening and made inquiries concerning the renting of a house owned by the dead woman. He said that the house was for his brother, who was with him. After the woman had told him to return Monday to see the real estate agent, Bruno replied that they came to get "her" and both, men drawing re voivers began to fire. The child who was being rocked to sleep fell from her mother's arms, with a bullet wound in her body while the mother fell to the floor also fatally wounded. The detectives learned that the two assassins fired 12 shots. "After the shooting the two men fled from the house and went to their own home nearby. The detee tives learned that they hastily changed clothing and left in an automobile automobile which was seen parked near their home. Bruno was well known in the McKees Rocks district as a frequenter of poolrooms and a gam bier, police say. In their room was found a discarded -soft -soft hat, bearing the mark of an Italian manufacturer and purchased in Italy. No charge has yet been made against Domiano

Clipped from The Pittsburgh Press14 Nov 1921, MonPage 9

The Pittsburgh Press (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania)14 Nov 1921, MonPage 9
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