Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 26 November 2022), July 1713, trial of Thomas Dickinson (t17130708-12).

Thomas Dickinson, Theft > animal theft, 8th July 1713.

Thomas Dickinson was indicted for feloniously stealing a Sorrel Gelding , the Goods of Robert Twyford , on the 13th of May last. It appear'd, that the Prosecutor lost his Gelding out of his Grounds, which was afterwards found in Grays-Inn-Lane, in the Possession of the Prisoner; whereupon he was Apprehended and Examin'd before a Magistrate, but giving no Account how he came by it, the Jury found him Guilty of the Indictment.

[Death. See summary.]