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Investigators find blood stains on the back porch and on the stairs leading up to the bedroom. A medical technologist takes samples of those, and of a stain around the night latch of the back door. Police theorized that the blood found may have dripped from the weapon used by the slayer.
Sam Sheppard, Marilyn Sheppard, Mary Cowan, Samuel R. Gerber, Richard A. Sheppard, Richard N. Sheppard, Samuel Reese (Chip) Sheppard, J. Spencer Houk, Carl Rossbach, David Yettra, Jay H. Hubach, Fred F. Drenkhan, Howard Smith, t-shirt, William J. Corrigan, Don Ahern, Arthur E. Petersilge
Cleveland Plain Dealer, "54/07/12 Trail Of Blood Found In New Check At Home" (1954). All Articles. 290.