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Scott’s Hotel robbers caught

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Monday 23 July 1883, Gippsland Times (Vic)

ARREST OF THE OFFENDERS.

The two men who stuck up Scott’s Hotel, about twenty-five miles from Armidale, on Thursday evening, and obtained about £100 in cash, have been arrested by the police. They have been identified by Scott, the publican, and by a man named Davis, who was robbed at the hotel. They are likely to be dealt with at the Police Court on Monday. – Herald.

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May 16, 2011 at 9:31 pm

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