Robert Berry v. State

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Robert Berry v. State
Case Date: 
1932
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Murder

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
93
Notes / Description: 

Additional Materials located in ET 84. Pla. in error is accused of murdering John Johnson with a pistol. It is alleged that Johnson and Berry's wife Zella Harrell had been intimate, and that Zella may have miscarried Johnson's child after he attacked and forced himself on to her. John Johnson lived with his brother Charley and sister Lelie on the farm where Robert Berry was raised. The murder occurred across the road from a store owned by Clint Herrell.