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Joseph David Cress's Murder & Mayhem in Cumberland County PDF

By Joseph David Cress

ISBN-10: 1596298847

ISBN-13: 9781596298842

From the bad Enoch Brown Schoolhouse bloodbath of 1764 to settlers who hunted neighborhood tribes for a bounty, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, has lengthy had a violent and bloody historical past. As extra humans got here to the quarter, homicide and mischief of each variety purely elevated. neighborhood writer Joseph David Cress explores the darkish aspect of historical past, from little-known situations similar to that of Sarah Clark--who turned the 1st girl hanged within the county after she poisoned a family members to dispatch a romantic rival--to high-profile crimes just like the surprising 1955 court docket slaying that left one individual useless and 3 injured. sign up for Cress on a hair-raising stroll down Hell road as he investigates the underbelly of Cumberland County.

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