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Title
Camera-shy robbery suspects face hearing
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Dean, Gordon
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1963
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated January 3, 1963 reads, "James Napoleon Jones, right, accused of being the shorter half of a 'Mutt and Jeff' robbery team, and suspected accomplices James Johnson, 29, left, and Robert Wilkerson, 22, must appear Jan. 10 in Van Nuys Municipal Court for pre-trial hearing. They are suspects in a series of Valley liquor store robberies, and were arraigned Wednesday in Van Nuys. Jones, 2921 Stockbridge Ave., Los Angeles, and Wilkerson, 7335 Penfiled Ave., Canoga Park, were held on $10,000 bail, while Johnson, 5381 Huntington Dr., Los Angeles, was held on $2,500 bail. Jones, 27, is only 4 feet 11 inches tall."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00121747
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d026_f3_i21
CARL0005402100
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/54637
Subject
Van Nuys Courthouse (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Municipal courts--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Thieves--California--Los Angeles
Criminals--California--Los Angeles
Crime--California--Los Angeles
Theft--California--Los Angeles
Accomplices--California--Los Angeles
Short men--California--Los Angeles
Shame--California--Los Angeles
Hiding
Courtrooms--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Interiors--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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