Offence: Theft > simple larceny
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WILLIAM GOODRICH . I am a baker , and live in Great Ormond-street ; I had had my till attempted on Monday night, and last night I saw the prisoner go out of my shop- I ran after him, and took him with this 19s. 6d. - I had seen my till all right a few minutes before; no one else could have taken it - he must have crawled into the shop on his hands and knees.
AARON ORME . I am a watchman. I was going by, and saw the prisoner behind the counter with his hand in the till - I did not know he was doing wrong till I heard the prosecutor call Stop thief! he ran out, jumped over the prisoner, and I took him - I found the greater part of the silver in this bag.
GUILTY . Aged 14.
Transported for Seven Years .