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Police arrests.

--The following arrests were made yesterday afternoon by the Mayor's police:

Horace Hovan and John Turpin, youths, charged with assaulting and beating a negro in the First Market-house, and stealing soap from Frank Dominicle and James A. Powell.

’ Martha, a slave, charged with stealing meat from William Cullingsworth, a butcher in the First Market. Martha was whipped for the offence, by order of Justice Chandler, and afterwards discharged.

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