February 21, 1931 New York, New York The body of “minor minion” John “Aces” Mazza lies on the sidewalk after being shot Mazza reportedly fired back at his assailant before he died, and the resulting errant bullets between the two shooters wounded 2 bystanders.
From the Chicago Daily Tribune Published October 17, 1961 Chicago, Illinois 18-year-old Howard Wilson was shot by a 13-year-old after Wilson refused to join a gang.
September 1, 1994Chicago, IllinoisRobert "Yummy" Sandifer is murdered by members of his own gang Sandifer, nicknamed "Yummy" because of his love for cookies, had been ordered by his gang to carry out a hit. On August 28, he used a 9mm semiautomatic pistol, firing into a group of youths and fled the scene. Several were injured… Continue reading Child murderer murdered by teens
August 28, 1933 Los Angeles, California The only information accompanying this photo explains the murders were from a mob hit.
August 19, 1940 Chicago, Illinois Carroll "Kickey" Corcoran is shot to death in his car Corcoran, the partner of a bookie, was the 5th person suspected to be killed in Chicago's south side handbook war. The other 4 were 2 racketeers/musclemen, a gambler, and a union business agent with ties to the city's underground gambling… Continue reading Bookie shot in car