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 one's enemies. The police are my natural enemies. As we were going to leave the place I did not wish to have him to be torn by wild beasts while dying I though it more humane to shoot him I have stolen a great number of horses 200. if the police had taken me for any of those cases I would not object but that FitzPatrick's case was trumped up against me the police have persecuted me. I was 200 miles away at the time of the alleged shooting at Greta my mother had struggled up with a laye family I am very much ? at the police she was