American Experience

Victims of Bonnie and Clyde

Clip: Season 30 | 2m 1s

On April 13, 1933, the local authorities in Joplin, Missouri decided to investigate the Barrow gang’s hideout. John Harryman, a farmer moonlighting as a part-time peace officer, approached the house with Joplin police. They were armed only with pistols.

Aired: 05/23/18

Rating: NR

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