Case Number: 7720

Crowe, Agnes - Age 28 - Died at the West Side Hospital from a criminal abortion performed by some unknown midwife whose arrest was recommended by the Coroner 2/17/25. 24 Dist.


Date of Offense February 16, 1925
Date of Death February 16, 1925
Time Between Offense and Death Within 1 day
Type of Location Medical facility (Hospital, doctor's office, clinic) Midwife, Abortion place
Location Description at the West Side Hospital
Type of Death Accident
Description Illegal abortion
Total Number of Victims 1
Location at the West Side Hospital
Type of Accident Death from abortion


Name Crowe, Angus
Age 28 years
Gender Female
Race White
Ethnicity Other, european


Name midwife
Gender Female
Employed Yes
Employment Type Employed, professional (incl. police and military)
Occupation/ Skill Nurse, Midwife


Precinct 24
Allegations of Police Corruption No


Date of Coroner's Decision February 17, 1925
Outcome of Coroner's Judgment Recommended investigation/arrest
Charges Against Defendant No
Type of Legal Decision Recorded Coroner's verdict only
Jury Verdict Yes
Allegations of Police Corruption No