MAN IS FOUND DEAD WITH WOUNDS IN BACK
(Associated Press Leased Wire.)
PARSONS, Kan., Dec. 1. -
The body of Marion Asbell, 55 was found with three gunshot wounds in his back on the Ballard Farm, east of Chepota, just across the line in Cherokee County early this morning. The body was under a pecan tree in a cornfield. Officers believe the body was hauled from a distance, as there were no indications of a struggle.
Asbell had been missing since Saturday night. When last seen he had more than $100 but when the body was found but $1.48 was in his pockets. He had served eighteen years in state prison for murder.
Moberly Monitor-Index; Moberly, Missouri.
December 1, 1922; Page One.
Pleasant Valley Cemetery
Created by: Laura Goumaz Flebbe
Record added: Apr 12, 2006
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