Charged with Garroting.
--On Wednesday night about 8 o'clock Mr. Bryant Bass
was waylaid by two men near the corner of Cary and 12th streets, and robbed of eight hundred dollars in gold and silver coin
. Officer Davis
early yesterday morning arrested Samuel C. Ryan
in a house of ill-fame in Solitude on the charge of being one of the parties who committed the robbery.
was before the Mayor
yesterday morning, but the witnesses not being in attendance the case was continued till to-day.
About two o'clock yesterday evening officers Seal
succeeded in arresting a man named Charles Johnson
, who is charged with being the other party concerned in the robbery of Mr. Bass
is a member of the Public Guard.