AUCKLAND CRIMINAL SESSIONS.
(Per Press Association.)
AUCKLAND, February 25.
At the Supreme Court, Richard Carpenter, who had pleaded guilty to two charges of burglary,at Auckland and a I-series of 14 at Napier, received a seni tenoe of two years' imprisonment with hard labour and will be brought up at Napier to be dealt with on the burglaries committed there. When a young man 4 named John Halston, who had pleaded guilty to an unnatural offence, came up for sentence, the gaol surgeon reported • him to be a sexual degenerate and insane. -His Honour decided to remand the prisoner and communicate with the Minister of Justice as to how he should deal with the case, which he described as an abominable one.
Thomas Edwards was found guilty of the theft from a boarding-house and will be sentenced to-morrow.
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AUCKLAND CRIMINAL SESSIONS., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8803, 26 February 1914
AUCKLAND CRIMINAL SESSIONS. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8803, 26 February 1914
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