JOHN COOK, HENRY DEVEREL.
10th January 1787
Reference Numbert17870110-65
VerdictsGuilty; Not Guilty
SentencesTransportation

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224. JOHN COOK was indicted for stealing, a parcel of wood, value 4 s. the property of - Armstrong :

And HENRY DEVEREL was indicted for receiving the same, knowing it to be stolen .

The prisoner Cook was a servant of the prosecutor's, and was seen by one Thomas Bence , stopping with his cart at Deverel's cellar, and delivering some wood at different times; which was found at Deverel's unconcealed; and deposed to by the prosecutor's foreman.

JOHN COOK , GUILTY ,

Transported for seven years .

HENRY DEVEREL , NOT GUILTY .

Tried by the first Middlesex Jury before Mr. RECORDER.


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