No. 18796.

388 F.2d 286 (1968)

Troy Arthur BURKE, Jr., Appellant, v. UNITED STATES of America, Appellee.

United States Court of Appeals Eighth Circuit.

January 18, 1968.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Robert L. Hartzog, Clayton, Mo., for appellant and filed brief.

Harold F. Fullwood, Asst. U. S. Atty., St. Louis, Mo., for appellee; Veryl L. Riddle, U. S. Atty., was on the brief with Harold F. Fullwood.

Before VOGEL, Chief Judge, BLACKMUN and LAY, Circuit Judges.

LAY, Circuit Judge.

Appellant, Troy Arthur Burke, Jr., appeals a jury verdict of guilty on a charge of transporting in interstate commerce a motor vehicle he knew to have been stolen, a violation of the Dyer Act, 18 U.S.C. § 2312 (1964).

Appellant contends that the government failed to present sufficient evidence to prove the latter two of the three elements of the offense charged, namely (1) that the automobile was stolen; (2) that the defendant transported...


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