WILLIAM PROSSER, Theft > grand larceny, 11th July 1781.

Reference Number: t17810711-9
Offence: Theft > grand larceny
Verdict: Guilty
Punishment: Corporal > whipping
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390. WILLIAM PROSSER was indicted for stealing a cambrick handkerchief, value 2 s. the property of Monkhouse Davidson , esq ; June 7th .

(A witness swore he saw the prisoner pick the prosecutor's pocket of his handkerchief, which was found upon the prisoner.)

(The prisoner, in his defence, said he found the handkerchief upon the ground.)


Tried by the London Jury, before Mr. RECORDER.

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