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Family joy: Joe Schoenberger embraces his mother and father outside the walls of Barrie jail last night; minutes after being released on bail of $25;000. Schoenberger is charged with the attempted murder of OPP constable Neil Hurtubise. He was charged after hearing a jury acquit him of two charges of first-degree murder in the slayings of OPP constable Richard Verdecchia and Chester Blackmore. Open in full size

Family joy: Joe Schoenberger embraces his mother and father outside the walls of Barrie jail last night; minutes after being released on bail of $25;000. Schoenberger is charged with the attempted murder of OPP constable Neil Hurtubise. He was charged after hearing a jury acquit him of two charges of first-degree murder in the slayings of OPP constable Richard Verdecchia and Chester Blackmore.

Picture, 1981, English

Family joy: Joe Schoenberger embraces his mother and father outside the walls of Barrie jail last night; minutes after being released on bail of $25;000. Schoenberger is charged with the attempted murder of OPP constable Neil Hurtubise. He was charged after hearing a jury acquit him of two charges of first-degree murder in the slayings of OPP constable Richard Verdecchia and Chester Blackmore.

Picture, 1981, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Murders - Canada - Ontario (Verdecchia; Rick) Jan 1981

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0122192f