THE OMAHU SHOOTING CASE
-» » ■ (PKB KRESS ASSOCIATION.) Names Jaly 5 The Inqueit on the body of Taranga ELaraurla, who was shot at Omahu on Jaue 14 h. wm oonclnded this afternoon. No additional facts have been brought (o light. After the Coroner summed up, pointing out the difference between murder and manslaughter, the jury retired, and In half-an-hoar brought In a verdict equivalent to tnanslan^hler against the prisoner Waitara Wi. The Coroner . sent them back to re*oonsider their verdlo^ tclliog |bern it rr&a dead nyainst the evidente and he read the defioition of what e»nitU«ted murder and what mac--fjtogbtw, Tb« jary c«m« biok iffec I
time, saying they could find no other verdict than manslaughter. The Oorbner repeated thai such * verdict could not be justified on the evidence, bat he«,would accept it, and ordered the depositions to be sent to the R.M. for farther Investigation. The prisoner would be tried before the Magistrate with wilful murder.
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THE OMAHU SHOOTING CASE, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2166, 6 July 1889
THE OMAHU SHOOTING CASE Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2166, 6 July 1889
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