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The Investigation into the Circumstances Surrounding the Death of Abe Reles on November 12, 1941, at the Half Moon Hotel in Coney Island, Brooklyn, New York.


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Description

Grand jury investigation report issued ten years after the death of Abe Reles, a key witness in a trial of Murder Inc. Jury concludes that Reles had been trying to escape when he fell to his death from a hotel window.  Digitized from a photocopy of the original in the Burton Turkus papers, Box 1.

Associated with

Abe Reles (is subject of)

Dates

December 21, 1951 (published)
(Unknown)

Object identifier

Turkus0081

Source

Burton B. Turkus Papers, Special Collections, Lloyd Sealy Library, John Jay College of Criminal Justice/CUNY, www.lib.jjay.cuny.edu.

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