Killing of Willie Pittman in North Carolina


Case summary

Willie Pittman, a taxi driver, was killed in 1947 near Rocky Mount, North Carolina. Pittman had gone missing for three days before his body was found severely mutilated on the side of a country road. Pittman's taxi was discovered in the woods nearby.


Date of incident: before 1947-05-24
Location: Rocky Mount, Nash County, North Carolina
Location type: victim's workplace
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