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Valley woman fires at friends, kills self
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Valley Times Photo Collection
Brich, George
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph article dated March 13, 1963 partially reads, "The quiet neighborhood near the intersection of Capistrano Ave. and Hatteras St. in Woodland Hills erupted in gunfire shortly before noon Tuesday and ended in the suicide of a housewife, mother of four. Mrs. Julie Cohoat, 35, 22420 Hatteras St., died in West Park Community Hospital, Canoga Park, where she had been taken the night before after swallowing an overdose of barbiturates, police said." Photograph caption reads, "Here is the scene on Hatteras St. where housewife terrorized neighborhood. From her house (arrow) Mrs. Cohoat fired at friends, then killed herself."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Criminal investigation--California--Los Angeles
Murder--Investigation--California--Los Angeles
Shooting (Execution)--California--Los Angeles
Suicide victims--California--Los Angeles
Suicide--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Lawns--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Sidewalks--California--Woodland Hills (Los Angeles)
Dwellings--California--Woodland Hills (Los Angeles)
Streets--California--Woodland Hills (Los Angeles)
Hatteras Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Capistrano Avenue (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Woodland Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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