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McKessy - John (Murdered)

Source: Crawfordsville Daily Journal Friday, 27 March 1891
Lafayette, Ind., March 27—Capt. Daniel Drew was acquitted of the murder of John McKessy, August 3, 1887, Thursday. The crime was committed at Drew’s home during a drunken debauch. Drew was convicted of the crime and given a life sentence, but the Supreme Court gave him a new trial. -s

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