Charles W. Bryson, Arthur G. Paine, Sheppard home
Charles Bryson lived next door to the Sheppards. He stated to police that he was informed of Marilyn Sheppard's murder around 9am on July 4 by Arthur Paine. He had returned home from visiting a friend in Mentor, Ohio, at 10pm on July 3 and did not see anything strange. He stated that the Sheppards' dog, Koko, was usually a quiet dog and was kept inside during the night.
Bay Village Police Department, "54/07/06 (1) 12:00pm, Charles Williams Bryson" (1954). Witness Statements. 8.