Gerald Park v. State

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Gerald Park v. State
Case Date: 
1933
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Murder

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
196
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff in error is accused of murdering Will Frye. Frye and Park are described as enemies and were not on speaking terms for several years prior to the murder. A week prior to the murder, a sheriff's deputy attempted to arrest Park for carrying a pistol but he evaded arrest and fled to Piney Mountain. Fry was accompanying the sheriff to capture Park when he was killed. Also see box 1503.