Month: November 2016

James Aeschbacher, “Larceny Auto”, 3 April 1945

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Late one Monday night in 1945, James Aeschbacher stole a car from a garage on Beckford street. The police found him in the car about a mile away a few hours later. The battered face in his mug shot suggests he resisted arrest. The following year, James stole a car in Midland, near Pittsburgh. Two days later, he drove it to Butler, fifty¬†miles away, to meet a friend. The friend suggested that they pick up […]