--The following arrests were accomplished by the city police on Saturday night and Sunday: Ann A. Thomas
, for wandering about the streets in a deranged state; Charles C. Pedick
, for stabbing and murdering an unknown man; Pickens Butler
, for resisting the officers while drunk; Henry Lucas
, for behaving disorderly on the street while drunk; Samuel Kennedy
, for behaving disorderly in the house of Mrs. Jane Edwards
, and resisting and throwing a tumbler at officer J. D. Perrin
, who endeavored to stop him; Delia Norvel
, as a woman of ill fame, and for occupying a private box in the Theatre, act apart for the accommodation of decent people; and Martha Edwards
and John C. Thongpen
, for associating with Norvel.
The two females gave bail for their appearance before the Mayor
this morning; Edward Boseman
, a free negro, was caged yesterday evening for stealing a gold watch, worth $200, of Benjamin
, slave of N. A. Ragland
; the man Charles Pedrick
was arrested for stabbing, about four months ago, a man named John Massring
Both parties worked at the C. S. artillery workshop, on 7th street. Massring accused Pedrick
of being intimate with a girl employed on Brown's Island
It led to an altercation, during which Massring was cut below the knee on the left leg with a penknife.
left and went to Baltimore
In a few weeks after Massring died.
returned here last week, and was on yesterday arrested for murder.
He says Massring cut himself kicking at him while he held the knife.
The case will be before the Mayor