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6. The Nicely Brothers

Brothers Joe and Dave Nicely were the prime suspects in the robbery and murder of Herman Umberger in his home in Jennertown, Pennsylvania on February 27, 1889. They were arrested, identified by eye witnesses, convicted and condemned to death. But the Nicelys maintained their innocence and tried every means possible—legal and otherwise— to avoid punishment

Date: February 27, 1889
Location: Jennertown, Pennsylvania
Victims: Herman Umberger, Herman Umberger
Cause of Death:
Accused: Joseph Nicely, David Nicely
Joseph and David Nicely
Joseph and David Nicely
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