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: shoot my husband prisoner said don't be afraid I won't shoot him. Four Victorian constables in plain clothes were at the ?carnival? punt in Dec 1878. They wanted to cross the ? crosse din his punt he came back. Coleman in charge of the party I proposed we should challenge them in the punt- and if they did not give a satisfactory answer we should fire at them, when taken I did not say to prisoner I suppose you are going to make it hot for me I recognized Dan by the photograph I had seen when the three men walked up I said this is your