A 16mm film shot by posse member Ted Hinton just minutes after Bonnie and Clyde were fatally ambushed by officers near Gibsland, Louisiana, on May 23, 1934. The so-called "Death Car" was released to its owner, Ruth Warren of Topeka, Kansas, only after she filed a lawsuit against the sheriff.
May 23, 1934 Police kill famous outlaws Bonnie and Clyde. Known as notorious criminals, Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow are shot to death by Texas and Louisiana state police while driving a stolen car near Sailes, Louisiana.
these are members of the barrow gang: clyde barrow, henry methvin and raymond hamilton. methvin’s father made an agreement with the FBI, that if the charges against his son were dropped, he would then betray bonnie and clyde. so he did. he pretended his truck had a flat tire in the middle of the road that led to the couple’s hideout. when clyde stopped to help, they didn’t realize a posse was hiding in the bushes. they riddled the car with bullets and that was the end for bonnie and clyde.