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.
During the Depression bankers became so unpopular that bank robbers, such as Bonnie and Clyde, became folk heroes.
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.