Capital Case File Report to Govenor - Public Record Office Victoria - Public Record Office Victoria (State Archives of Victoria, Australia)
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Title: Capital Case File Report to Govenor
Creator: Public Record Office Victoria
Provenance: VPRS 4966 P0 Unit 2 Item 4 Record 15
Transcript: went off and shot him in the wrist I did not shoot him. The reason I shot the sergeant Lonigan and Scanlon was to get their horses and arms and make a rise. The police were persecuting me and I was resolved to revenge myself. The Sergeant jumped off his horse and got behind. the prisoner had a beautiful gold watch he said this is the sergeants watch I intend to return it to Mrs kenned in the course of time. I was not examined at Beechworth. After prisoner covered us with revolver Devine's wife ran out and said for Gods sake don't