Thomas Arnold, Theft > grand larceny, 6th April 1687.

Reference Number: t16870406-41
Offence: Theft > grand larceny
Verdict: Guilty
Punishment: Death

Thomas Arnold , was Tryed for stealing one silver Clasp set with Diamonds, one Cloath Coat, one pair of Breeches, one Stuff Coat, one Cravat and other things, to the value of 10 l. from David Calebo , of St. Martins in the Fields the proof against him was, that the Prosecutors Door was in his Absence opened by picking the Lock, and the things taken out and upon Arnolds being Apprehended for another Robery, the Clasp and other of the Goods was found about him, to which he pleaded he won them at play, but not being able to make that out, and having been an old Offender, he was found guilty of the Felony.

[Death. See summary.]


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