Case Number: 7377

Wendt, Mrs. Agnes - Age ? - Died at St. Anne's Hospital from an alleged criminal abortion, supposed to have been performed by Dr. Irene Wagoner, who was exonerated by the Coroner on 11/7/23 but was indicted for Murder by the Dec. G.J. 24 Dist. 3/14/24 - Acquitted- Wells.


Date of Offense November 6, 1923
Date of Death November 6, 1923
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 Wendt, Mrs. Agnes
Gender Female
Race White
Ethnicity English-Anglo


Name Wagoner , Dr Irene
Gender Female
Ethnicity English-Anglo
Race White
Employed Yes
Employment Type Employed, professional (incl. police and military)
Occupation/ Skill Doctor


Precinct 24
Allegations of Police Corruption No
Total Number of Defendants Arrested 1


Date of Coroner's Decision November 7, 1923
Outcome of Coroner's Judgment Exonerated, Commended
Charges Against Defendant No
Trial Judge Wells
Type of Legal Decision Recorded Coroner, grandy jury, trials
Allegations of Police Corruption No
Date of Grand Jury Decision March 14, 1924
Outcome of Grand Jury Decision Discharged