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<persName id="t18200628-23-defend267" type="defendantName"> DANIEL CRANE
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<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t18200628-23-off129 t18200628-23-victim269"/> </persName> , about ten o'clock at night of the
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<persName id="t18200628-23-person270"> MARY EALES
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<join result="offencePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t18200628-23-off129 t18200628-23-crimeloc131"/>. On the 3d of June, about ten o'clock at night, I found my street-door open - it was twilight. I went into the parlour, and found the bed stripped.</p>
<persName id="t18200628-23-person271"> CHRISTOPHER EALES
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<interp inst="t18200628-23-person271" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I was at home on the night of the robbery, and went out about ten o'clock. I found the door latched, and locked it after me I am certain, for I tried it. It was a clear evening, I could discern any person's features.</p>
<p>Cross-examined by MR. ANDREWS. Q. When did you return again - A. At half-past ten. My mother has lodgers in every room, some of them have a key.</p>
<persName id="t18200628-23-person272"> JOHN LEE
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<interp inst="t18200628-23-person272" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I am a watchman of Upper Ogle-street. I
<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="182006280013"/>apprehended the prisoner a little after ten o'clock with a bundle containing this property - he said he came from his sister's in Union-street, and was going to No. 23, Castle-street. I said I was going that way, and would shew him No. 23 - he then said it was Cleveland-street. I delivered him to Allcock.</p>
<persName id="t18200628-23-person273"> WILLIAM ALLCOCK
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<interp inst="t18200628-23-person273" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . Lee delivered the prisoner and bundle to me. I accompanied him to No. 23, Cleveland-street, he then said it was the other No. 23. I took him towards there, and when he came to Carburton-street he dropped the bundle and ran away. I secured and took him to the watch-house.</p>
<p>(Property produced and sworn to.)</p>
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<interp inst="t18200628-23-verdict132" type="verdictSubcategory" value="lesserOffence"/> GUILTY </rs>. Aged 19.</p>
<p>Of stealing, but not of the burglary.</p>
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<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t18200628-23-defend267 t18200628-23-punish134"/> Whipped </rs>.</p>
<p>Second Middlesex Jury, before Mr. Justice Holroyd.</p> </div1></div0>

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