TITLE

The Man in Room 5

PUB. DATE
April 1968
SOURCE
Time;4/12/1968, Vol. 91 Issue 15, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the search for the murderer of African American civil rights advocate Martin Luther King Jr. 14 hours after he was shot in his rooming house in Memphis, Tennessee. It states that a handprint, thumbprint and an expended rifle casing were found in the communal bathroom where the killer waited to shoot King, as well as his rifle and bag on the street outside the room he occupied. It also notes the evidences and witnesses proving the killer's appearance and actions.
ACCESSION #
54040440

 

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