1924Bullets were exchanged between police and rum runners and 76 cases of alcohol were seized.Government and Public Service, Crime

Gloucester Daily Times. “Rum Runners and Police in Exciting Midnight Gun Battle.” June 20, 1924, Vol. 60 No. 10697 edition. https://sawyer.advantage-preservation.com/.
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The police interrupted an exchange of liquor on the Annisquam River and shots were fired. Joseph O’Brien of Salem was arrested.

Gloucester Daily Times. “Rum Runners and Police in Exciting Midnight Gun Battle.” June 20, 1924, Vol. 60 No. 10697 edition. https://sawyer.advantage-preservation.com/.
Gloucester Daily Times. “Rum Runners and Police in Exciting Midnight Gun Battle.” June 20, 1924, Vol. 60 No. 10697 edition. https://sawyer.advantage-preservation.com/.
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