--On Saturday last, about 12 o'clock, the cash drawer in the drug store of Peyton Johnston
was robbed of a number of papers and some $12 dollars in money, while the young men present were busily engaged in compounding prescriptions.
Later in the day, a negro man brought an one of the stolen papers which he said he found in an alley leading from Shockoe Slip
to the Gallego Milla
Mr. Joseph W. Johnston
immediately went to the place designated, and found nearly all of the papers scattered about, with an old cash book, which the rogues had thrown into a warehouse window near by after removing the money.
was arrested last evening on suspicion of having perpetrated the robbery.