In the Shelby Juvenile Court
March Term, 1916

The State of Indiana
Nicholas Johnson

Samuel  Walton
Lillie  Walton
Dr.  Frank  Bass
Mrs.  Samuel  Walton

Filed Apr. 24, 1916
Cecil B. Collins,
Clerk Shelby Circuit Court

State of Indiana      XX      In the Shelby Juvenile Court,
Shelby County, SS XX      March Term, 1916

State of Indiana      XX

      VS.                  XX      Affidavit for Rape

Nicholas Johnson   XX

Reuben  Samuel  Walton  being duly sworn upon his oath says: That Nicholas Johnson is a boy under the age of sixteen years; to-wit of the age of fifteen years; that on or about the 22nd day of April, 1916 at the County of Shelby, State of Indiana, the said Nicholas Johnson, did then an there unlawfully, feloniously and forcibly make an assault in and upon one Lillie Walton, a woman then and there being, and did then and there, forcibly and against her will, unlawfully and feloniously ravish and carnally know her, the said Lillie Walton, contrary to the form of the Statute in such cases made and provided and against the peace and dignity of the State of Indiana.

Signed: Reuben Samuel Walton

subscribed and sworn to before me this 24th day of April, 1916.

Claude R. Henry,
Prosecuting Attorney

Transcribed by Melinda Moore Weaver
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