1925 murder in mapleton

1925 murder in mapleton

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Debbie

Denver, CO

#1 Jul 8, 2012
Yes, I am looking for any information on my great grandfather Laurence Patrick Murphy who was murdered in Mapleton on January 1925. I believe he was murdered by a man named Merle Champin. Any information on the case or family members would be helpfully. Thanks
Mike Cassady

Kirkland, WA

#2 Jun 29, 2014
Your inquiry is somewhat dated and you may be aware of the headline writeup in the Mapleton Press issue of Jan. 29, 1925, and a short followup piece in the Feb. 5 issue, but if not the Press is digitized and may be viewed on line at the following address.
http://mapleton.advantage-preservation.com/do...
http://mapleton.advantage-preservation.com/do...
The killer's name was Chapin not Champin.

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