Case Number: 3176

Carlson, Andrew. 48 yrs. Shot dead at 657 W. 63 Pl. by Fred Wohlfaurt who was arrested. 12-26-1911 - Held by Coroner's jury - 17 Pct. 4/18/12 - Joliet - Kersten.


Date of Offense December 25, 1911
Date of Death December 25, 1911
Time Between Offense and Death Immediate - death occurred at the crime scene
Address 657 W. 63rd Pl
Type of Location Residence
Type of Death Homicide
Type of Homicide Accidental death
Method of Killing Other gun, gun unspecified
Weapon Shot dead
Total Number of Victims 1
Type of Residence Residence (Don't know whose)


Name Carlson, Andrew
Age 48 years
Gender Male
Race White
Ethnicity English-Anglo


Name Wohlfaurt, Fred
Gender Male
Ethnicity Other, european
Race White


Precinct 17
Allegations of Police Corruption No
Arrest Made at Crime Scene Yes
Date Defendant Arrested 25-Dec-11
Defendant Identified at Scene No
Time Between Crime and Arrest Less than 1 day
Total Number of Defendants Arrested 1


Date of Coroner's Decision December 26, 1911
Charges Against Defendant No
Trial Judge Kersten
Type of Legal Decision Recorded Coroner's verdict only
Allegations of Police Corruption No
Date of Sentence April 18, 1912
Number of Times Case Stricken Off 1
Sentenced to Joliet, Stateville