“I shot him,” Michele Wanko, 42, reportedly told Parkside Police patrolman Brian McNeill Jr.
See, a hippie came through town, so patrolman France arrested him.
The patrolman heard the Thropp story and tried to keep the crowd away.
Finally the patrolman announced one morning that there was no other way out of it.
The pistol went off grazing the edge of Batoche's fox-skin cap, and the hunter's blade plunged deep into the patrolman's heart.
The patrolman says that he has seen no light in the house since the family sailed for Africa.
Forgetting their police power, I pushed one of them aside, declaring that I wanted a patrolman and not a house porter.
There was no time now to seek out the patrolman on the post; the job must be all his.
There was a patrolman and a guard, I think, and perhaps a detective.
During that time, he'd expected the sound of shots from the patrolman's gun.