FROM THE FILES
Last updated 5/10/2022 at 9:58am
100 years ago
May 11, 1922
Wreck foils burglary: Arrest four alleged Yeggs with full
set of burglar tools near Lind last week
The sharp turn of the road just east of the Tromp Donnell place on Rattlesnake Flat proved the undoing of a gang of what is considered genuine yeggmen on Wednesday evening of last week.
The surmise is that a job was planned on the Washtucna bank for that night when the overturning of the car in rounding the turn spoiled the game for the night.
The four men in the car could not right the car and proceed so the suspected plan was abandoned...