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The Daily Dispatch: June 24, 1863., [Electronic resource],
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Continued. --Wm. A. Parker will be examined before the Mayor this morning, on the charge of beating Louisa Jones and forcibly taking from her $30 in money.
Recorder Caskie presided at the Police Court yesterday morning, in the absence of the Mayor, who is making a short country trip for the benefit of his health. Of the large number of cases before him but a single one presented any interest, and that one was not ready for trial. We allude to Louisa Jones, a white woman, charged with throwing Ann Riley out of her house, and breaking her collar bone. The investigation will take place to-day.
The Daily Dispatch: August 5, 1863., [Electronic resource], Recollections of the surrender of
The Daily Dispatch: August 5, 1863., [Electronic resource], Inspiring Examples of Heroism. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: October 3, 1863., [Electronic resource], The situation at
Hustings Court --Judge Lyons presiding.--The following cases of felony were tried and disposed off in this court yesterday. William Parker, indicted for garroting Louisa Jones, and robbing her of $80. Tried and found not guilty by the jury. John Smith and Charles J. Mitchell, indicted for garroting Hugh B. Arnold, and robbing him of his watch and $35 in money. The evidence showed this case to be an exceedingly aggravated one. Besides the robbery, Arnold was severely choked and beaten. The jury found the prisoners guilty, and they were sentenced each to the penitentiary for five years. As soon as the sentence was passed the prisoners were started to their new habitation. Jesse White, indicted for the murder of John J. Andrews; and Robt. S. Ford, for the murder of Robert E. Dixon, were called, and important witnesses being absent, their trials were continued till the next term, and they remanded to prison.