Avril Taylor v. State

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Avril Taylor v. State
Case Date: 
1932
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Assault

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
28
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff in error and Oliver Gadd are accused of participating in the robbery and attempted murder of E. A. Jenkins. Jenkins was crossing a bridge when he noticed two men standing on the other side. According to Jenkins, one of the men pointed a pistol at him and he immediately ran. The bridge was under construction and the plaintiff in error was the night watchman. During the night of the incident, the pla. in error claims it was Jenkins who pointed at pistol at him.