Henry Lee McPherson v. State

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Henry Lee McPherson v. State
Case Date: 
1940
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Robbery

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
92
Notes / Description: 

McPherson (col.) is accused of assaulting Mrs. Wallace Cry on the street and stealing her purse (value of $12.50). Cry later recognizes McPherson when he delivers goods to her from the Vine Street Pharmacy. Cry also spelled Crye. Included is an note card on page 58 from Chattanooga Public School stating that McPherson quit school to work. Card includes mother's name, mother's occupation, date of birth, and address.