Offence: Theft > theft from a specified place
Verdict: Guilty > lesser offence
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1252. ANN WILSON was indicted for burglariously breaking and entering the dwelling-house of William Brown, on the 18th of July , with intent to steal, and burglariously stealing therein, one waistcoat, value 5s.; and two shirts, value 2s. , the goods of John Lowe .
ANDREW DAVIDSON. I am a watchman. On the 19th of July, about three o'clock in the morning, I saw the prisoner in the street, she stopped at every door she came to, and at last she went into Mr. Brown's and came out with something in her apron - She saw me and ran away. I secured her-the door must have been open.
(Property produced and sworn to.)
GUILTY. Aged 39.
Of Stealing only .
Confined One Year .