Case Number: 6186

Huse, Mrs. Louise - Age 30 - Died at the Mid West Hospital from a criminal abortion performed by a midwife, Agnes Tholl, whose arrest was recommended by the Coroner on 6/22/22. 25 Dist.


Date of Offense June 12, 1922
Date of Death June 12, 1922
Time Between Offense and Death Immediate - death occurred at the crime scene
Address Mid West Hospital
Type of Location Medical facility (Hospital, doctor's office, clinic) Midwife, Abortion place
Location Description Mid West Hospital
Type of Death Accident
Description Illegal abortion
Total Number of Victims 1
Location Mid West Hospital
Type of Accident Death from abortion


Name Huse, Louise
Age 30 years
Gender Female
Race White
Ethnicity English-Anglo
Name of Hospital Where Victim Was Taken Mid West Hospital


Name Tholl, Agnes
Gender Female
Ethnicity Other, european
Race White
Employed Yes
Employment Type Employed, professional (incl. police and military)
Occupation/ Skill Nurse, Midwife


Precinct 20
Allegations of Police Corruption No
Date Defendant Arrested 16-Jun-22
Defendant Identified at Scene No
Total Number of Defendants Arrested 1


Date of Coroner's Decision June 22, 1922
Outcome of Coroner's Judgment Recommended investigation/arrest
Type of Legal Decision Recorded Coroner's verdict only
Allegations of Police Corruption No