Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 04 October 2023), February 1909, trial of BURGESS, Thomas (33, licensed victualler) BURGESS, Ernest (25, licensed victualler) (t19090202-33).

THOMAS BURGESS, ERNEST BURGESS, Deception > perjury, 2nd February 1909.

BURGESS, Thomas (33, licensed victualler), and BURGESS, Ernest (25, licensed victualler), pleaded guilty of conspiring and agreeing with others to cheat and defraud Lewis Jamieson of one motor-car; and of conspiring and agreeing with Edward Adcock to obtain by false pretences from John Robert Daike, the Wear Well Cycle Company, and others, certain horses, bicycles and other articles, with intent to defraud.

Sentence: Thomas, 12 months'; Ernest, 9 months' imprisonment, second division.


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