The State vs. the Dead Body of Benjamin F. Jones

Date: 
March 24, 1845

Deceased

Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Homicide
Cause of Death Method: 
gun
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say that the said B F Jones was wilfully Killed by one Charles Price in the Store house of the above name W B Griffin … by shooting him the said B F Jones with a gun commonly Known as a shot gun in the left side of chest below the left Nipple

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at W B Griffins

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC

Perpetrator

Perpetrator: 
Charles Price
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