State v. John George

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. John George
Case Date: 
1874
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Murder

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
156
Notes / Description: 

Victim: Hosea Towny. John George was accused of maliciously shooting Towny with a pistol on November 29 1868. Mary Hinton in her testimony described a dog fight between George and Towny's dogs. Towny accused George of hurting his dog.