Indianapolis News, July 5 1948
Kelly Petillo Held; to Fight Extradition uties arrested him for assault and battery with intent to kill. Petillo Is being held in Shla-wasee Shla-wasee Shla-wasee County Jail, pending arrival of Indianapolis police. The warrant for his arrest was signed by Mrs. Naomi Shofner, who worked as his secretary in Los Angeles two years. Mrs. Shof npr tnlrl nnlir that Petillo sot K.euy remio saia toaay ne wmjher to come t0 hl room on , ruse fight extradition from Michigan! There she said, he became en-to en-to en-to Indiana on a charge of knifing 'raged when she rejected his ad- ad- his former secretary in hotel Ivances and slashed her face from room here. ! temple to chin. Doctors took 30 Petillo outsped a field of stock stitches to close the wound. cars in a 4th of July race at Shlawasee County Sheriff Duane Corunna, Mich., but the lawiW. Kear said he expects Indiana caught up with him when he .officers to arrive with extradition rolled into the pitsf Waiting dep-1 dep-1 dep-1 papers about Wednesday.