William Carter, Theft > pocketpicking, 31st August 1692.

Reference Number: t16920831-30
Offence: Theft > pocketpicking
Verdict: Guilty
Punishment: Death
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William Carter was Tryed for Picking the Pocket of Matthew Deane in Smithfield , whilst he stood there selling Cattle , on the 19th of August . The Prisoner Confest it before Sir William Turner , that he took it out of Mr. Deane's Pocket, but he denied it at his Tryal; yet he was found guilty of Felony.

[Death. See summary.]

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