Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 24 March 2023), December 1887, trial of GEORGE WETHERALL, (t18871212-148).

GEORGE WETHERALL, Breaking Peace > threatening behaviour, 12th December 1887.

148. GEORGE WETHERALL, Feloniously sending to Alfred Getting a letter demanding money with menaces.

MESSRS. GRAIN and E. BEARD Prosecuted; MR. KISCH Defended.

The letter demanded money in consequence of alleged acts of indecency on the part of the prosecutor.

The prisoner received a good character.

GUILTY .— Discharged on recognisances to appear for judgment when called on.