State v. Samuel Johnson

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Samuel Johnson
Case Date: 
1870
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Robbery

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
23
Notes / Description: 

Other defendants listed: Tilghman Johnson and William Waters. Defendants charged with assaulting John Evans and taking a steel trap worth $5, property of Jacob Butler. Jury found Johnson not guilty of robbery but guilty of petit larceny and was sentenced to 3 months in county jail.