Billy Stroud 11/13/1957
Charge Changed On Youth, 18 After an exhaustive auestlnnlne of prospective circuit court Jurors by William C. Bland, defense at torney, the prosecuting attorney's office yesterday dropped car theft cnarges against amy Lee Stroud, 18, of 1878 North CampbeU, and substituted car tampering cnarges. , Stroud made S2500 bond on the new charge and his preliminary hearing was set for Dec. 10. Bland explained to several of the jurors recent chanees in the Missouri statutes, having to do with people who take ears and what they intend to do with them aner taking them. He and Prosecuting Attorney Lyndon Sturgis were unable to agree on a suitable jury before noon yesterday and after the noon recess, the prosecutor's office decided to dismiss the earlier charges.