Case Number: 7932

Dalton, Michael F. - Age 46 - Fatally shot at 6 PM, 11/22/26, in his auto accessories store at 2333 So. Michigan Ave., by two unknown white bandits who escaped. 2 Dist.


Date of Offense November 22, 1926
Date of Death November 22, 1926
Time Between Offense and Death Immediate - death occurred at the crime scene
Address 2333 S Michigan
Type of Location Place of business
Location Description in his auto accessories store
Type of Death Homicide
Type of Homicide Other murder, felony murder
Characteristics V shot in store by "Bandits"
Method of Killing Other gun, gun unspecified
Weapon fatally shot
Motive shot by white bandits
Victim Initiated Events Leading to Homicide No
Description Robbery
Total Number of Victims 1
Location in his auto accessories store
Related to Organized Crime
Type of Business Other place of business


Name Dalton, Michael F
Age 46 years
Gender Male
Race White
Employed Yes
VictimEmploymentType Employed, high white collar (merchant, etc.)
Ethnicity English-Anglo
Killed While Protecting Person Protecting self
Victim Killed While Protecting Property Protecting other property
Occupation/ Skill Other, business person


Gender Male
Ethnicity Other, european
Race White
Occupation/ Skill Crimanl - thief


Precinct 2
Allegations of Police Corruption No


Charges Against Defendant No
Type of Legal Decision Recorded None
Allegations of Police Corruption No
Felony Murder Classification Robbery