Offence: Violent Theft > highway robbery
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Philip Maqueer and George Crawford , two Notorious Highway-Men , were Indicted for Robbing one Mr. Sutton on the King's High-way of a Watch value 7 l. a Sword 20 s. a Rix-Dollar 24 s. 6 d. and a Gelding Coloured Gray . Mr. Sutton said, that they met him on the Road and stopt him, holding a Pistol to his Breast, and took away his Goods, on the 12th of February last. They endeavoured to prove, that they were in another place when the Robbery was committed, but could not, so they were both found Guilty of the Robbery.