14th February 1833
Reference Numbert18330214-229

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658. WILLIAM ANDERSON was indicted for stealing, on the 14th of January , 2 shirts, value 14s.; 1 gown, value 10s., and 1 petticoat, value 2s. , the goods of Elizabeth Campbell .

ELIZABETH CAMPBELL . I live in Whitmore-street ; I am a laundress . I lost a shirt from my copper on the 14th of January, and the officer brought it to me in the course of three days; this is it - I have had it constantly to wash ever since it was made; the mark has been cut out, and a piece put in the place - the prisoner lodged next door to me.

JOSEPH MELLISH (Police-constable N 5). I apprehended the prisoner at the Robin Hood public-house; I found this shirt on him - he said he bought it in Chiswell-street, and then in Chick-lane.

Prisoner's Defence. I said I bought it in Chick-lane.

GUILTY . Aged 20. - Confined Fourteen Days .

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