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Alleged Theft.

Margaret Ward and Bridget Slaven, from Duke Street, who were before the bench on Wednesday, were today charged with stealing a coat from R. Thulman, a seaman, residing at East Holborn Street, South Shields. The coat was recovered by Detective Hunter, under a stair near the house of Mrs. Wilson, where the prosecutor had been. The case was remanded.

Shields Daily Gazette (South Shields, Tyne and Wear, England), April 26, 1867.