Article image

A youth named Birch, the Buvnham escapee, who is already committed for trial on a. charce of a murderous assault on his employer,"Mr O'Coruicll, of Clandeboye, on November 7, while the latter was asleep, was charged before the Magistrate at Timaru yesterday on five cases of alleged forgery of _o'Oohn ell's na-me to cheques anc? uttering them to Temuka shopkeepers, for the total amount of £ls 10s, on the same day as the assault oruO'Connell; also with the theft of various articles and money of the total value of £5 10s, the property of O'Gonnell; also with the theft of a bicycle valued at £8 at Mitcham on August 12, and breaking and entering a dwelling at Mitcham on the 6ame date and stealing a watch and chain and £4 15s in cash. The accused had admitted the offences to the police, and was committed for trial. Some of the stolen articles and £7 2s 6d (money found in accused's possession) the Bench ordered to be returned to the owners and the money b» be divided among the losers.

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

Bibliographic details

Evening Star, Issue 15698, 12 January 1915

Word Count

Evening Star Issue 15698, 12 January 1915

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.