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Muncie Murder and Mayhem
May 18, 2018 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
Presenters: Mr. Keith Roysdon and Mr. Douglas Walker, both award-winning journalists who write for “The Star Press”
The duo will introduce a new cast of characters from the city’s notorious past.
- Public scandals and personal tragedy dogged the long, notorious life of Dr. Jules LaDuron.
- Baseball ace Obie McCracken met a tragic and violent end after joining the police force.
- A mother’s love could not stop James Hedges from committing murder.
- The paranoid delusions of Leonard Redden hounded him until one day he carried a shotgun into a quiet classroom.
- Detectives Melvin Miller and Ambrose Settles chased a murderer across county lines in pursuit of justice.
- And newsman George Dale’s showdown with the Klan prepared him for the political fight of his life.
Books will be available to sell after the program (please bring cash or check). We are sure that space will fill up quickly, so please make your reservation as soon as possible by calling our office at 765-285-8975.