Offence: Theft > grand larceny
SAMUEL CARGER . I am a watchman. On the 11th of January, about a quarter-past seven o'clock in the evening, I was in Laystall-street, Holborn, which is about a quarter of a mile from Mr. Ellis', and saw the prisoner with this weighing-machine in an apron under his arm - I secured him - he said nothing.
Prisoner's Defence. It was given to me to carry.
GUILTY . Aged 16.
Confined Three Months .