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Detective Lieutenant Dick Lucas on the witness stand during the Hickman kidnapping and murder trial, 1928
Date Created and/or Issued
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
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Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
On the train ride, Hickman confessed to the kidnap and murder of Marion Parker. Hickman was subsequently tried and sentenced to death. He was executed at San Quentin, October 19, 1928.
Photograph of Detective Lieutenant Richard "Dick" Lucas, seated on the witness stand. Lucas was one of several law enforcement officers who interrogated William Edward Hickman during his extradition by train from Pendleton, Oregon to Los Angeles.
Handwritten on negative: Dick Lucas
Text from negative sleeve: Hickman, William Edward
b&w nitrate negative
Witnesses--California--Los Angeles
Homicides--California--Los Angeles
Judicial proceedings--California--Los Angeles
Detectives--California--Los Angeles
Kidnappings--California--Los Angeles
Lucas, Richard James
Parker, Marion, 1915-1927
Hickman, William Edward, 1908-1928
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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