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5 Facts About the Infamous Crime Duo Bonnie and Clyde

In January 1930, Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker met at a friend’s house in Dallas, Texas, and, as the legend goes, it was love at first sight. Their budding courtship was disrupted when Clyde was jailed a month later in Waco, but at Clyde’s request, Bonnie smuggled a gun into the jail, allowing Clyde and two other convicts to escape. It was a temporary freedom, however, as Clyde was soon captured in Ohio and extradited to Texas, serving almost two years in prison before being paroled in February 1932. Bonnie and Clyde were reunited soon ...Read More

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