State v. Robert Reed

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Robert Reed
Case Date: 
1888
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Assault, Felonious

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
67
Notes / Description: 

The State charged the defendant with felonious assault with intent to commit murder with a pistol against A. J. Dinwiddy, William McCallum, William Hashbarger, and J. S. White. The defendant had shot at them as they passed through his property. The circuit court found him guilty of assault w/ "intent to commit voluntary manslaughter" and sentenced him to one year in the state penitentiary.