Offence: Theft > grand larceny
Punishment: Corporal > whipping
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(A witness swore he saw the prisoner pick the prosecutor's pocket of his handkerchief, which was found upon the prisoner.)
(The prisoner, in his defence, said he found the handkerchief upon the ground.)
GUILTY . W .
Tried by the London Jury, before Mr. RECORDER.