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Shugar, Richard P; Murder Charge. During Race Riot.

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Two police officers escort Richard P. Shugar from court. "Nathaniel Edmonds a 23-year-old African-American male, died at 4:20 pm on 7/24/67 from gunshots fired by Richard Shugar, a 24-year-old white male, Edmonds was sitting his backyard at 7714 Harper when a car driven by Shugar passed by, Shugar accused Edmonds of breaking into his store, when Edmonds denied the allegation, an argument ensued, Shugar went to the trunk of the 1969 red Oldsmobile and grabbed a shotgun, which he then used to shoot Edmondson in his chest, Shugar was charged with first-degree murder." from Rutgers University's Riots 1967 website.Collection located at the Walter P. Reuther Library, Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan. To schedule an appointment to view the original image, order high resolution copies, or seek permission to use an image, contact the Walter P. Reuther Library Audiovisual Department at reutherreference@wayne.edu.Walter P. Reuther Library, Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs, Wayne State UniversityThis metadata was created by Wayne State University Library system based on original description by the Walter P. Reuther Library
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