lottie mary hammaker infanticide 21 sep 1908
LEFT CHILD TO DIE Lucknow Girl Arrested On Charge Of Infanticide. Lottie Hammaker, aged' 19 years, was - committed to jail this afternoon by Alderman , Windsor to await a hearing on a, charge of infanticide. The case was reported to the District Attorney on September S by Coroner Coover and County Detective Walters investigated the charge. Today Detective Detective Harry White went to Luck - now and arrested the girl at the home of her parents. The child was born on the morning of September 5 and according to the girl's own story was carried by her to a rock in midriver and left to die for want of attention. Two boys found the child. It was stated by the officers officers in" the' case that this' is the second second time the" girl has beeri in trouble of this kind a similar charge having been preferred in 1905, but evidence was lacking and the girl was discharged. discharged. v a of of M. of deceased. J. of S of county.