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<p>339. (M.)
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<persName id="t17560915-16-person121"> Susannah Burchet
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<interp inst="t17560915-16-person121" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> . I live at Little Chelsea, and my husband is a gardener. My mother
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<interp inst="t17560915-16-person123" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I am a constable in Kensington parish. The prisoner was taken up and brought to me last Sunday was a fortnight. I searched her, and found one shilling and five pence in halfpence and farthings. After that I found five shillings in silver in a housewife, put under her arm pit. This box I found in her bosom.</p>
<p>S. Burchet. That is the box my mother's money was in.</p>
<p>Newbolt. She pretended she found the box in the road.</p>
<p>Prisoner's defence.</p>
<p>I am a poor working girl, I had that box given me in Piccadilly to put my snuff in.</p>
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