The Times from Shreveport, Louisiana on February 7, 1988 · Page 3
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The Times from Shreveport, Louisiana · Page 3

Shreveport, Louisiana
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Sunday, February 7, 1988
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The Times smuvn'iun -iionmi it Sun., h h. 7, ionn Pair arrested after TV crime show . MOSES LAKE, Wash. (AP) - A network television show on unsolved mysteries led to the arrest of a couple accused of robbing and killing a Michigan gas station employee, authorities said Saturday. Jerry Strickland, 26, and Melissa K. Munday, 17, also watched the program Friday night and were waiting for police when they arrived at their home early Saturday, police officer John Mays said. After the two were mentioned in the NBC television program Unsolved Mysteries, police received 15 to 20 phone calls from area residents, Mays said. The show pictured Strickland as wanted for questioning in a 9-month-old unsolved homicide in Waterford Township, located just north of Pontiac, Mich. "It's a fantastic show," Waterford Township Sgt. Don Bailey said of Unsolved Mysteries. "That's the third crime from Michigan the show has solved." Warrants charge Strickland with homicide, armed robbery and fraud, Mays said. Ms. Munday was wanted for investigation of homicide. They were held in the Grant County Jail in Ephrata pending extradition. Once the warrants were confirmed, Sgt. Dennis Duke and Mays arrested the couple at their home without incident at 5:30 a.m. "They weren't surprised. They had been watching the same show," Mays said. "They were expecting us." Strickland had been working at the Moses Lake K mart store, and ing of a Union 76 gas station courier, Ms. Munday worked at a greeting Elmer DeBoer, who was kidnapped, card shop, Mays said. They had been taken to a remote area and shot in the area since June. twice in the back of the head, Bailey Police sought the pair in the kill- said. IiiwnMWiMw- iMdr"rT ' - u j " rrir 'mi SIZE STYLE REG. SALE . 19 Carat Diamond Solitaire $400.00 260.00 . 28 Carat Marquise Solitaire Ring $815.00 540.00 . 30 Carat Round Solitaire Ring $800.00 528.00 1.02 Carat Marquise Solitaire Ring $5790.00 3800.00 30 Carat tw" Stud Earrings $515.00 VB40.00 32 Carat t w Stud Earrings $525.00 350.00 04 Carat tw Stud Earrings $65.00 40.00 25 Carat Solitaire Pendant $570.00 375.00 i t v-- .-J- : Jmrt&M!aLj. a, V.'. WW LIQUIDATION PRICED WHILE OVER 300 SETS A THEY M&im OF MATTRESSES AST mMmMW PRICES BEGIN AT OVER 300 SETS TO BE LIQUIDATED P TWIN SET $69 FULL SET $99 QUEEN SET $139 KING SET SOLD OUT TWIN SET $199 FULL SET SOLD OUT QUEEN SET $350 KING SET $450 TWIN SET $199 FULL SET $299 QUEEN SET $350 KING SET $450 FALL & HOLIDAY MISSES' & PETITES' SPORTSWEAR j skirts ai pants original S60 to $86 original V S 70 to S86 original $125 to $145 O LIZ CLAIBORNE H Piiddmc n nri AlOPNE Q JH COLLECTIBLES P L,Z5SSE S AN p rONF EVAN-PICONE D EVAN-P CONE EV AN-P CONE J.G. HOOK JH COLLECTIBLES E JH COLLECT! BLtb Selection varies by store. I 1 1 CD.. S Clubhouse Sportswear - DILLARD'S itZtf&iin ib OPEN TODAY 1:00 TO 5:00 P.M. BOSSIER CITY 747 5610 w I I M I

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