Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 29 January 2023), February 1732, trial of James Wright (t17320223-28).

James Wright, Theft > theft from a specified place, 23rd February 1732.

33. James Wright , of St. Mary le Bone , was indicted for stealing 5 Silver Spoons, value 30 s. and a Gold Ring, value 20 s. the Goods of John Wright , in his House , Feb. 25.

The Prisoner lodg'd in the Prosecutor's House, and upon Examination confess'd he had taken them, and where they were pawn'd, and they were found accordingly. The Jury found him Guilty to the Value of 39 s.

[Transportation. See summary.]