High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Sep 25 1974, Page 85

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High Point Enterprise, The (Newspaper) - September 25, 1974, High Point, North Carolina Arrests at Rac n Cue recalled in testimony knowledge of a reported Lief t ring in the police department All of the dismissals were overturned by the commis Sion during the course of the hearings on july 11 1872 Pritchett was questioned by attorney Rossie Gardner about the handling of funds in the department Gardner was representing Del sgt Larry e Miller one of those Dis missed by Pritchett according to the Enterprise news Story Pritchett was questioned about Money for the Purchase of baseball and basketball uniforms for athletic teams within the department Pritchet said one Man had been dismissed for conduct unbecoming an officer according to the news Story he had gone out and solicited Money unauthorized Pritchett said there was no evidence of criminal acts reported to me by the Captain the Man was dismissed were these funds deposited in the police department funds Gardner asked i cant remember Pritchett responded we had a lot of teams in not sure there was a fund for this i cant recall whether the Money was turned Over to me the Captain or the Secretary did you yourself Ever spend any of this Money Gardner asked definitely not Pritchett responded Gardner then showed Pritchett a copy of a cancel de Check Pritchett acknowledged that the endorsement on the Back was his the Check dated oct 22 1970 was drawn on the account of Ralphs to and Saunders furniture in the amount of it was made from to i in out to High Point police and carried the notation for basketball uniforms on the Back of the Check beneath the signed endorse ment which Patchett said was his was stamped the endorsement for Deposit tto the account of foys garage Pritchett responded then that the Check was for funds for athletic uniforms and that foys garage had contributed to the fund the suggestion that he allow a former police officer to record conversations with Clapp then a member of City Council occurred in october 1972 Pritchett testified he specified the Date As be ing oct 6 of that year i was Home in bed when the phone rang Pritchet said it t b Hammitt said he was going to bring Donnie Pugh Over he was working at Crescent Ford then i was in my Panama Bot Toms but i got in the Back seat with Pugh he got started telling us what Clapp said How Clapp said he was going to get my Job Pritchett said if you dont believe what Clapp said that he is hot after you ill tape him for you Pugh said Pritchett continued i Rode with them to take him Home Pritchett con continued i told Hammitt to watch it Pugh was going straight Back to Clapp i knew or Clapp was saying things to connect me with the Rac n Cue did you Tell Pugh that if he would tape conversations with Clapp a piece of furniture would be put into his House free Wright asked absolutely not Pritchett replied mummies and ancient relics such As baskets and cloth have been found in Well preserved condition in Arizona pc names visiting lecturer mrs Roberta n Robinson of High Point has been appointed As visiting lecturer in speech at High Point College for the 197475 session an Indiana native she has held previous in the Indianapolis school system in Indiana and the Newton Conover school system mrs Robinson is currently chairman of the High Point area emergency school assistant act advisory com Mittee and the High Point Tennis Assn she has served As president of the women Council of jewish women Bani sisterhood Assn of american University women Pat Council the childrens theater and various offices in elementary and High school Pat she and her family reside on Shadow Valley Road High Point r u dec c v m of tiffs somber 251174 chess explains decision something like this would happen however after the motion for Cross examination was denied a second time in its procedures for the hearings City Council has twice voted 54 not to allow Cross examination of witnesses the second vote came monday afternoon at the Start of the hearings the league of professional police organized among High Point police officers before the Start of the hearings has pressed for the right to Cross examine witnesses during the hearings i signed the restraining order based on the allegations in the com plaint1 judge chess said 1 did not go into the merits of those complaints that will be done before the hearing judge everybody will have time then to argue the merits of the complaint Orchard Charm Frozen 100 Orange Florida Pak extra Large California Honeydew a assorted flavors hawaiian punch frompagi1b saying he did not want to appear to be judging the hearing in Advance judge chess acknowledged that either Side could Appeal the ruling of judge Rousseau after the hearing next Mon Day you have to let the Law run its course he said the hearing on the restraining order May not be the Only court action resulting from the police investigation hearing on Mon Day the first witness called by investigator Luke Wright was Perry t Hatcher he is the operator of the Rac n Cue where illegal gambling is alleged to have taken place after giving his name and address Hatcher refused to answer any More questions he pleaded the fifth Amend ment on the grounds that his testimony might incriminate him he also said that he had been advised by his attorney that the immunity Protection Council is authorized to Frant under a state statute is constitutionally inadequate Wright indicated tuesday however he might seek court action Yah Der that same statute to compel Hatcher to testify our next step will be to file a petition in the general court of Justice for an order to compel or Hatcher to testify Wright said that is what the state statute under which the City Council is proceeding provides for As a remedy close to the Curp Sydney is a the motor vehicles act says distance Between the curb and the wheels of a parked car should be six inches or less tickets Are being Given to owners of cars parked seven inches from the curb Cascade dish detergent 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