Pitrowski, Recording Clerk in Steiger Trial, Commits Suicide
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Pitrowski, Recording Clerk in Steiger Trial, Commits Suicide

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(Jewish Telegraphic Agency)

Dr. Piotrowski, the recording clerk in the investigation preceding the trial of Stanislaw Steiger, who was accused of having thrown a homb at the former President, Stanislaw Wojciechowski, and subscquently acquitted, committed suicide here yesterday.

It was stated that he committed suicide because he was conscience stricken. It developed during the trial that Piotrowski falsified the records of the Steiger investigation.

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