Case Number: 10353

Kozlowsky, Chas. � Age 55 � Killed in front of 748 E. 75th St., when catapulted from front seat of an auto truck which was struck by a street car. The motorman of the car, Marvin Smith, was held by the Coroner 8/20/29. 10 Dist. Sept. 1929 No Bill.


Date of Offense August 8, 1929
Date of Death August 8, 1929
Time Between Offense and Death Immediate - death occurred at the crime scene
Address 748 E. 75th St.
Type of Location Street, or other non-commercial public place/alley
Type of Public Place Street, sidewalk or alley
Location Description in front of 748 E. 75th St.
Type of Death Accident
Description Car accident
Total Number of Victims 1
Location in front of 748 E. 75th St.
Type of Accident Automobile accident


Name Kozlowsky, Chas
Age 55 years
Gender Male
Race White
Ethnicity Polish


Name Smith, Marvin
Gender Male
Ethnicity English-Anglo
Race White
Employed Yes
Employment Type Employed, skilled (butcher, electrician, cab drivers, street car, etc.)
Occupation/ Skill Other, skilled laborer


Precinct 10
Allegations of Police Corruption No
Defendant Identified at Scene No
Total Number of Defendants Arrested 1


Date of Coroner's Decision August 20, 1929
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 September 15, 1929
Outcome of Grand Jury Decision Indictment for felony murder