In 1968, Hollis Dupree killed two African-American men, Lamont Harris, aged 24, and Trey McCall, aged 25, when they came to Dupree's home asking for help with a flat tire. Dupree claims that it was done in self defense and he thought they were there to kill him, though one of them was shot in the back.
- The Poor Sumbitch (mentioned)
- He can be heard on Native Son being interviewed by Remy Duvall.
- Trey McCall has a military service record, and Lamont Harris has a juvenile criminal record. No further details are known about either of these.