Arizona Daily Star
Contributed by Corsby1
Description: Death of a prisoner
Date: March 24 1901
Newspaper published in: Tucson
From Deputy Sheriff Howe we learn the following, regarding a shooting affray at Bisbee last Thursday night in which an officer killed an obstreperous prisoner. Deputy Constable Johnson and Deputy Sheriff Foster were taking Frank Juardo to jail, he grabbed a gun from Foster’s belt but before he could use it was instantly killed by a charge of shot from Johnson’s gun. Juardo had been raising a disturbance in the upper part of Brewery Gulch – Prospector.
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