State v. Bob Shorter

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Bob Shorter
Case Date: 
1931
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Receiving Stolen Goods

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
118
Notes / Description: 

Hugh Garth traveling w/cousin Miss Keith from Nashville to Warrington, VA; car (Buick) stolen when they stopped in Knoxville near Farragut Hotel for dinner, car unlocked w/key in it (personal stuff in car). Car found at Case's Road House (run by Ab Case, wife) on McIntyre Rd. Shorter indicted for grand larceny, convicted of receiving stolen goods. Also indicted: Chas Jones, Floyd Moore, Joe Vance, Myrtle Murrah. Pssbly related: Robert Shorter v. State, ET Box 84 (grand larceny, opin only).