Frank Thompson& Will Evans v. State

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Frank Thompson& Will Evans v. State
Case Date: 
1931
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Liquor, Sale of Illegal

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
55
Notes / Description: 

Evans was operating a restaurant and found to be in possession of illegal liquor. When the police entered the restaurant, a buzzer was heard in the back and Thompson was observed pouring a liquid into a tub. The bottle holding the liquid smelled like alcohol. Evans is the former owner of the restaurant, having been jailed in Atlanta for some time, and claims he was only there when it was raided to eat. Exhibit material includes search warrants. Restaurant is located at 323 W. 9th St. Chattanooga, TN.