& John Phillip Haught" href="http://truthontatelabianca.com/blog/2009/10/06/madeline-joan-cottage-john-phillip-haught/" rel="bookmark">Madeline Joan Cottage & John Phillip Haught
From the LAPD files:
Nicknames: Patty; Little Patty
aka’s; Baldwin, Linda Loju; McCoy, Shirley Amanda; Baldwin, Patricia Joan
Female White, 5’2, 110 pounds, brn grn
POB: Sewickley, PA/Ohio Valley, PA
Address: #28 Clubhouse, Venice
According to the police report, John Phillip Haught went into the bedroom of Mark Ross’s house and woke Little Patty, as she was known, up to ask her when she was going to fix dinner. As he was laying next to her, he reached over to the night table and picked up Ross’s gun and said “Look here’s a gun” and pointed it to his head and pulled the trigger. The gun was fully loaded.
Little Patty proceeded to run out of the bedroom exclaiming “just like in the movies.” Present in the house were Country Sue Bartell, Bruce Davis, and Catherine “Cappy” Gillies. Davis and Gillies said the sound was like a firecracker.
Little Patty said she touched the barrel of the gun and Bruce Davis then wiped it off and stuck it back in the holster.
1) If we accept Patty’s word on it and she did touch the barrel of the gun-why? If Phil put the gun to his head and pulled the trigger, what was the purpose of touching the barrel?
2) Why did Bruce Davis touch and wipe the gun and stick it back in the holster? If it was indeed a suicide, why not just have Patty say she touched the barrel?
3) Phil was still warm when the police got to the scene at 28 Clubhouse Drive after Little Patty ran to call the police. Somehow this all doesn’t add up.
–Next the mysterious man who spoke to Jerry Cohen about Phil’s death.
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