10th September 1788
Reference Numbert17880910-130
VerdictNot Guilty

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592. WINIFRED REYNOLDS was indicted for burglariously and feloniously breaking and entering the dwelling-house of Catharine Casey , widow , about the hour of one in the night, on the 7th day of September , and burglariously stealing therein, a piece of silver foreign coin, called a French half crown, value 2 s. 6 d. and eight shillings, and three halfpence, her property .

The prosecutor having been herself, in 1783, tried for a felony, and convicted, the jury were not disposed to credit her testimony, and the prisoner was ACQUITTED .

Tried by the first Middlesex Jury before Mr. RECORDER.

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