Case Number: 11041

Shead, Fannie � Age 25 � Colored � Died from a criminal abortion performed at an unknown place by an unknown person whose arrest for Manslaughter was recommended by the Coroner. 4 Dist.


Date of Offense June 21, 1929
Date of Death June 21, 1929
Time Between Offense and Death Immediate - death occurred at the crime scene
Type of Death Accident
Description Illegal abortion
Total Number of Victims 1
Type of Accident Death from abortion


Name Shead, Fannie
Age 25 years
Gender Female
Race Black
Ethnicity African American



Precinct 28
Allegations of Police Corruption No
Date Defendant Arrested 10-Aug-29


Date of Coroner's Decision June 21, 1929
Outcome of Coroner's Judgment Recommended investigation/arrest
Charges Against Defendant No
Type of Legal Decision Recorded Coroner's verdict only
Allegations of Police Corruption No