State v. W. A. Crittendon

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. W. A. Crittendon
Case Date: 
1927
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Murder, 1st degree

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
285
Notes / Description: 

Crittendon was accused of "willfully, deliberately, premeditatedly, maliciously, and feloniously did with a hoe hit, strike, wound, [and] kill in the first degree murder W. F. Alexander." Dfnt and victim were first cousins, murder occurred over land deals While working at the Mount Pelia cemetery, Dfnt. Struck victim in the head with said hoe.