WILLIAM GOODMAN, Theft > grand larceny, 10th December 1788.

Reference Number: t17881210-62
Offence: Theft > grand larceny
Verdict: Guilty
Punishment: Transportation
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62. WILLIAM GOODMAN was indicted for stealing, on the 26th of November , a silver cross-stand, value 3 l. the property of Dame Sarah Asgill .

The prisoner was found by the butler on the area steps; he pretended he came to sweep the chimney; the butler immediately missed the silver cross, and pursued the prisoner, and found it under his waitcoat.

GUILTY .

Transported for seven years .

Tried by the second Middlesex Jury before Mr. RECORDER.


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