Remarks: Subject rebooked 6th District in connection with the recent murder which occurred in Audubon Park..Also suspected of recent roll jobs in this City and area of Magazine St.
Wanted for Investigation of “MURDER”. Tall 6’1 175 pounds. Light brown hair. Part of left ear missing. Wife with him wanted for questioning.
Last Name/First/Middle: Pitts, Noah Wilson Alias: None Residence: 321½ South White St. N. O. La. [1-T handwritten next to address] Place Arrested Location: 1300 Magazine St. Dist.: 6 Zone: E Arrested Date: 8-26-1963 Time: 10:45 A.M.
Final Diagnoses 1. Massive subarachnoid hemorrhage with extension to ventricles.
2. Fracture of thyroid artilage of larynx on right with hemorrhage into strap muscles.
The 16th of August I got up around 7:30 or 8:00 AM I guess and I left to go pick my check up. I walked down the levee from my house at 721 Brooklin Ave. to the Gretna ferry. …
Statement of one, Helen Brewster Mayo, WF, 40 years of age, residing 1113 St. Mary St., employed at Lewis’ Bar located 1113 St. Mary St. Statement relative to the death of Lonzy H. Minshew, WM, 45 years of age, formerly residing 1315 St. Mary St., whose body was found at 6:15 AM August 17, 1963 in the rear of Audubon Park.
My name is Wallace Hewes West, I am 21, and I live at 1741 Coliseum St., apartment 7, with my wife Linda Kate Minshew West, who is the daughter of Lonzy Minshew.
Last Name/First/Middle: Hart, Earl Russell Alias: None Residence: No Local. Place Arrested Location: 1113 St. Mary St. Dist.: 6th Zone: E Arrested Date: 8-22-1963 Time: 7:25 P.M.
Statement of one, Esther Walgamotte, WF, 19 years of age, residing 5220 Magazine St. with room mate Bobbie Poland, WF, employed at the Half Moon Bar, located 1125 St. Mary St.
The last time that I saw my husband LONZY MINSHEW was yesterday, Friday August 16th, 1963 at about 3:30 P.M. when he left the house to go to work. He worked as a welder at Hepinsall’s on Market Street. He has …
Statement of one Walter Edgar Sorrell,WM, 29 years of age, residing 112 Ann Drive, Westwego, with brother Talley Talmidge Sorrell, employed Humble Oil Co, rig # 47 out of Grand Isle, in the Gulf of Mexico. Statement relative to the death of Lonzy H. Minshew,
On December 18, 1963, at approximately 3:51 AM, the undersigned observed one Charolette [sic] Marie Fischell, alias Marie Nicholson, WF, 27 yrs., residing 1835 Magazine Street, Apartment No. 8, in the 1100 block of St. Mary Street
On December 14, 1963 at approximately 2:00 AM, Susie Vickers, alias Susie Pitts, appeared at the Homicide Office and requested that she speak with the undersigned officers.
It was learned from Noah Pitts that one Raymond Oncale could verify that he, Pitts, could not have been involved in the death of the victim.
On October 1, 1963, the undersigned report of visiting 1223 Baronne Street and speaking with one Quitman O. Bardwell, WM, 53 yrs., residing said address, apartment #9, at approximately 3:50 AM.