|Publisher:||The Tallapoosa New Era|
|Place of publication:||Dadeville, Alabama|
|Date of publication:||Aug 22, 1895 12:00 am|
|Source URL:||View Source|
Filled Him With Slugs.
At Brookwood mines Deputy Sheriff Joe Nelson went to serve a warrant for assault with intent to murder on Will McKay, a young miner, Tuesday night. McKay reached for his pistol as he saw the officers approaching, when Nelson fired his shotgun, filling him with slugs. McKay died Tuesday morning.