THE LATE ROBBERY NEAR WHITEHAVEN -

On Monday, EDWARD SAVAGE and ALEXANDER WILKINSON, (the two miners who, we
stated last week, were apprehended on a charge of highway robbery, near
Bransty Toll-bar), were brought up for final examination, when it appeared
from the evidence that the affair was altogether a drunken frolic.  The
prisoners were therefore both acquitted of the felony, but fined 45s. 6d.
each including costs, for the assault.

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