Case Number: 9472

Barnts, Margt. - Age 27 - Death due to a criminal abortion performed by Pauline Zickerman, who, on 5/15/28, was held by the Coroner. 33 Dist. May 1928 No Bill.


Date of Death May 8, 1928
Type of Death Accident
Description Illegal abortion
Total Number of Victims 1
Type of Accident Death from abortion


Name Barnts, Margt.
Age 27 years
Gender Female
Race White
Ethnicity English-Anglo


Name Nickelman, Pauline
Gender Female
Ethnicity German
Race White


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


Date of Coroner's Decision May 15, 1928
Outcome of Coroner's Judgment Defendant held to Grand Jury
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 May 15, 1928
Outcome of Grand Jury Decision Indictment for felony murder