--Some time after the discharge of M. Harris
, who was before Commissioner A. H. Sands
yesterday on the charge of attempting to reach the Yankee
lines, in violation of the Confederate
laws, detective John Reese
, by authority of District Attorney
, Patrick H. Aylett
, rearrested and committed him to Castle Thunder, on the charge of being a deserter from the Confederate army, and attempting to cross the lines.
takes the ground that Harris
, having a substitute in the Confederate
service, is therefore liable, according to a recent act of Congress, to military duty, and has constituted himself a deserter in attempting to get to the Yankee
A man named Paul
was also sent to Castle Thunder on the charge of obtaining a passport to leave the city on false pretences.