Case Number: 1972

Prestkiewicz, Mary, 17 yrs. 651 Holt Ave. died from abortion performed Aug. 16 by Dr. Golumbowski who was indicted by Grand Jury. 9/29/09 - Oct. 5, -09 Michael and Unszula Prestkiewicz held for accessories - 33 Pct. 7/13/11/ Both Mike & Unszula Prestkiewicz Nolle Pros. - Judge Clark.


Date of Offense November 17, 1909
Date of Death September 17, 1909
Time Between Offense and Death Immediate - death occurred at the crime scene
Address 651 Holt Ave.
Type of Location Residence
Location Description 651 Holt Ave.
Type of Death Accident
Description Illegal abortion
Total Number of Victims 1
Location 651 Holt Ave.
Number of Defendants 1
Type of Accident Death from abortion
Type of Residence Residence of victim


Name Preskiewicz, Mary
Age 17 years
Gender Female
Race White
Ethnicity Other, european


Name Golumbowski, Dr.
Gender Male
Ethnicity Polish
Race White
Employed Yes
Employment Type Employed, skilled (butcher, electrician, cab drivers, street car, etc.)
Occupation/ Skill Doctor


Precinct 33
Allegations of Police Corruption No
Time Between Crime and Arrest Less than 1 day
Total Number of Defendants Arrested 3


Date of Coroner's Decision September 29, 1909
Type of Legal Decision Recorded Coroner, trial
Allegations of Police Corruption No