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<persName id="t18290409-278-person2536"> CHARLOTTE HODGES
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<interp inst="t18290409-278-person2536" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> . I am the wife of William Kemp Hodges,
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<join result="offencePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t18290409-278-off1566 t18290409-278-crimeloc1569"/>. The prisoner came to our shop, on the 6th of March, and asked to look at some prints - I shewed her some; she looked at about three, then took a piece of cotton from the counter, and ran away with it; I gave an alarm, she was pursued, and brought back with it.</p>
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<persName id="t18290409-278-person2537"> RICHARD BOOTH
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<interp inst="t18290409-278-person2537" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I heard a cry of Stop thief! and took the prisoner, who was standing still, about one hundred yards from the shop - she had this print hanging on her arm.</p>
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<persName id="t18290409-278-person2538"> WILLIAM KEMP HODGES
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<interp inst="t18290409-278-person2538" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> I saw the prisoner in my shop on the 6th of March; I was in the counting-house; Mrs. Hodges made an alarm, and the prisoner was brought back - the print has my mark on it.</p>
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<interp inst="t18290409-278-verdict1570" type="verdictCategory" value="guilty"/> GUILTY </rs>. Aged 24.</p>
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