Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 19 July 2019), December 1789, trial of JOHN AKERS (t17891209-40).

JOHN AKERS, Theft > other, 9th December 1789.

40. JOHN AKERS was indicted for stealing a pair of window curtains, and an hempen sack , the property of Simon Brown .

The property being wrong laid, the prisoner was

ACQUITTED .