Murderer Is In
Ambush of Posse
Winnipeg, Man., Feb 22. Charged with killing a fellow workmen Morton Mathers, John Berrill, a section hand, tonight is ambushed in a wood seventy miles east of Kenora, Ont., by a posse of Dryden citizens who are well armed. The posse is awaiting the arrival of the police. Merrill is said to have had a grudge against Mathers, and split his head open with an ax.
Bismarck Daily Tribune, 2/23/1911