Case Number: 10878

Reznick, Oscar - Age 28 - Fatally assaulted with a monkey wrench, at 10 PM, 7/12/28, at his rear door, 3212 So. State St., by some unknown person believed to be a Negro. The motive is likewise unknown. 4 Dist.


Date of Offense July 12, 1928
Date of Death July 13, 1928
Time Between Offense and Death Within 1 day
Address 3212 S. State St.
Type of Location Residence
Location Description at his rear door
Type of Death Homicide
Type of Homicide Intentional manslaughter
Characteristics assault
Method of Killing Beaten with blunt object, struck
Weapon fatally assaulted with a monkey wrench
Motive motive is unknown
Victim Initiated Events Leading to Homicide No
Total Number of Victims 1
Location at his rear door
Related to Organized Crime
Type of Residence Residence of victim


Name Reznick, Oscar
Age 28 years
Gender Male
Race White
Ethnicity Other, european


Ethnicity African American
Race Black


Precinct 4
Allegations of Police Corruption No


Charges Against Defendant No
Type of Legal Decision Recorded None
Allegations of Police Corruption No