Case Number: 5000

Sahlin, Albin. 38 yrs. Fatally injured at 35th & State St. Aug. 27th (Died Sept. 6) by being run over by auto. James Moore (Col.) & Harry Oliver (Col.) arrested and held by Coroner 9/14/11 for manslaughter. 5 Pct. Oct. 1911 - No bill on Moore & Oliver.


Date of Offense August 27, 1911
Date of Death September 14, 1911
Time Between Offense and Death Longer than 1 week
Address 35th & State St.
Type of Location Street, or other non-commercial public place/alley
Type of Public Place Street, sidewalk or alley
Location Description 35th & State St.
Type of Death Accident
Description Car accident
Total Number of Victims 1
Location 35th & State St.
Type of Accident Automobile accident


Name Sahlin, Albin
Age 38 years
Gender Male
Race Asian
Ethnicity Other, asian


Name Moore, James
Gender Male
Ethnicity African American
Race Black


Precinct 5
Allegations of Police Corruption No
Date Defendant Arrested 14-Sep-11
Time Between Crime and Arrest Weeks
Total Number of Defendants Arrested 2


Date of Coroner's Decision September 14, 1911
Charges Against Defendant No
Type of Legal Decision Recorded Coroner's verdict and grand jury
Allegations of Police Corruption No
Date of Grand Jury Decision October 15, 1911
Outcome of Grand Jury Decision Indictment for felony murder