5th April 1827
Reference Numbert18270405-44

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797. DANIEL HENY was indicted for stealing, on the 16th of March , 1 clock, value 28s. , the goods of John Brugger .

JOHN BRUGGER. I am a clock-maker , and live in High Holborn . On the 16th of March, about a quarter to eight o'clock at night, I was watching behind my door, having been robbed, and saw the prisoner come into my shop, and take a clock; hearing me behind him he ran out with it, and threw it down near a public-house; I followed and took him, without losing sight of him; the clock was brought back to me.

WILLIAM COXHEAD . I took him into custody - he did not deny the charge.

Prisoner's Defence. I was never in the shop. I ran, hearing the cry, slipped down, and was taken.

GUILTY . Aged 17.

Transported for Seven Years .

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