Mar. 13. 1816
Another Case of Highway Robbery have risen up against Dann – & most extraordinarily: the Seal found upon him attached to the Miller’s watch, turns out to belong to a Farmer who was robbed (& robbed as we know by this gang) of his watch &c, £40 in money, & other property [from] him before the Miller’s Robbery – I think this Second case will be a stronger one than [the] other—
I omitted in my last letter to say that Dann’s present name, & the name by which he has been Committed & is upon the Calendar is John Simpson–
I have the honor to be Sir
Your must obed Serv
J. Beckett Esqr.
I beg to express, from myself & [illegible] with whom I am [illegible] an Acknowledgements for your very kind letter just received—