State v. Bruce Ward

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Bruce Ward
Case Date: 
1932
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Assault, Felonious

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
209
Notes / Description: 

Deft, charged with attacking Orville Martin with a pistol with intent to kill on the date of 16 January 1932. At the time of the incident Martin was a deputy sheriff, & one of a group of men who tried to apprehend Ward when he was caught in the act of picking up 4 sacks of stolen chickens. Ward fired upon Martin when the group tried to arrest him. Add. materials located in ET 1530.