State v. Will Scarbrough

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Will Scarbrough
Case Date: 
1933
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Manslaughter, Involuntary

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
220
Notes / Description: 

Defendant convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the death of Everett Johnson. Defendant was a constable on the date of incident and was following up on a report of a stolen vehicle, defendant approached Johnson without warrant. Defendant pursued Johnson as he was running away and shot him.