Murder, Amputation and Brutal Lynching

Written by Dr. Timothy Hudson Authorities described Ira D. Robbins, alias Commodore D. Lattineer, as a "noted desperado," a violent and dangerous criminal accused of killing men in both Mississippi and Texarkana, Texas, an unspecified number of women, plus a host of other crimes. On the run from a Texas posse in February 1877, he … Continue reading Murder, Amputation and Brutal Lynching