Arrest of a supposed murderer.
--A young man, giving his name as W. E. Fulcrum
, was arrested on Tuesday, on the Norfolk Railroad, as J. R. Chisman
, the supposed murderer of Martha Phoenix
, of Guilford, North Carolina
, for whose arrest the Governor
of that State offers a reward of $1,000. Fulcrum comes up to the description given very accurately, but denies being guilty of the charge preferred.
The murder took place five years ago.