Reuben Morelock v. State

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Reuben Morelock v. State
Case Date: 
1891
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Murder, 1st degree

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
116
Notes / Description: 

Incident of 15 Aug. 1887, "in the State and County aforesaid unlawfully, willfully, maliciously, deliberately, premeditatedly, feloniously, and of their malice aforethought did make an assault and battery upon W. T. Dyer with a pistol, and him the said Dyer then and there being found in the peace and dignity of the state, …. did kill and murder in the first degree by shooting him the said Dyer …"
Co-defendant: William Simpson.