Offence: Violent Theft > highway robbery
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Philip Maqueer was a second time Indicted, for Robbing one John Hansey in the Highway of a Horse value 10 l. a pair of Pistols 20 s. a Cane 15 s. a Bridle and Saddle, with some Silver . The Robbery was done about Finchley Common , where 3 or 4 persons stopt him on the Highway, yet the Witness did not positively swear against the Prisoner, but declar'd that a Pistol was found in his Pocket. Upon which, he was found guilty of the Robbery.