1885: Held For Concealing Evidence

Hartford, Ct., Nov. 25, 1885. Thomas O’Connell of Middletown has been held in bonds of $1000 for concealing from the United States deputy collector a cask of liquor which had been seized. The cask is a part of the evidence in the United States case against Peter Chute, who has been violating the revenue laws in this city.

From the Boston Herald (Boston, Massachusetts), Thursday, November 26, 1885.

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