Warren to Die in Chair

Convicted of Murder of Sergt. J. A. Taylor at Cape Charles 
Special to the Washington Post

Cape Charles, VA., Dec 21, [1918] - Jerry Warren, who shot and killed Sergt. James A. Taylor on thanksgiving and was captured several days later in Wilmington, Del., was tried here yesterday and, upon a verdict of first degree murder, was sentenced to die in the electric chair on June 25 next.

Source: The Washington Post (1877-1922); Dec 22, 1918; ProQuest Historical Newspapers The Washington Post (1877-1993) pg. 7

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