Old Bailey Proceedings:
Old Bailey Proceedings: Accounts of Criminal Trials

4th December 1728

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Paul Chamberlain proceedingsdefend , of St. Leonard's Shoreditch , was indicted for feloniously stealing a Bed-Ticking, a Flock-Boulster, two Blankets, and two Sheets , the Goods of Alexander Scot proceedingsvictim .

Ann Flock < no role > depos'd, That the Prisoner and another Person came and took Lodgings at the Prosecutor's House, where she lived, and after they had been there some Time, one of them went away, and then t'other, and when they came to look into the Room, the Goods were gone; and that afterwards they finding the Prisoner in broad St. Giles's, caused him to be apprehended; but they having no real Foundation for charging the Prisoner, the Jury acquitted him.

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