Sarah White, Theft > pocketpicking, 1st June 1704.

Reference Number: t17040601-18
Offence: Theft > pocketpicking
Verdict: Not Guilty
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Sarah White , of the Parish of St. Martins in the Fields , was indicted for Picking the Pocket of William Walters , on the 2d of August , in the first Year of the Queen, and taking from him 7 s. 6 d. The Prosecutor said, That he was in the Kitchen, in a House by Charing-Cross , and she came up to him and pickt his Pockt, and would not give give him his Money again; which she denyed upon her Tryal, saying, If she had done any such thing, he might have taken her up all this while: The Jury considering the matter, acquitted her.


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