--One night last week, the apartment of a gentleman, over Duke & Hutcheson's store, was entered by a thief, who struck the occupant several severe blows on the head.
rendering him senseless, and then robbed him of several valuable articles.
No arrest has been made, though if the fact had been promptly communicated to the police the perpetrator of the outrage might possibly have been apprehended.
The Daily Dispatch: December 30, 1861. Richmond Dispatch. 4 pages. by Cowardin & Hammersley. Richmond. December 30, 1861. microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mi : Proquest. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
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