John Sims Arrested - 24 September 1860

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John Sims Arrested - 24 September 1860 - n ran Rikikivino Oouxtsokk.t Movki —Wo learn...
n ran Rikikivino Oouxtsokk.t Movki —Wo learn that John Sims, of Cnm-lles Cnm-lles Cnm-lles .toil at Baldwiusvillo yostei-day, yostei-day, yostei-day, on a ehargo sving' counterfeit iiionoy in his possession intent to pass it'. 'We have not n full de tail of the arrest, but. wo understand that ths ,ey passed through' tli-i tli-i tli-i Express oflloe at Binghamton, from New York, directed to Cnpt. Albert Myers, onre of John Sims, Baldwins-1 Baldwins-1 Baldwins-1 The pstikuge ol. bills wns iiiemsed in I liu ease, and prosouted tho opposranoe box of iiiudieine, bur is was nsoortoincil in i way that tli'e .coiitnnta wero counterfeit lulls, (lllieer Carder, of Binghamton, followed the pnekngo to this oily, whore, lie pronurotl of DeLeetivo oltmer James, an both oflioevs proceeded to Bttldwinavlile I wait for tho arrival of Sims. . After, wailing short time, Sims drove up to tlio Express office- office- iinggy nnd asked for tho pnekngo. was told Hint ho must go into tlio oflice lo sign ipt, ami after the roeelpl was signed .ekiigo delivered, he wns nrrosted and taken boforo Juetioo Mlnar.l,' who hold It was found that the tin onsn contained •bout $400 in counterfeit bills on the yeholmrie County Bnuk, well executed, and' calculated .doceivoovon good judges.''. V "'.' Wo learn that Sims, explains that j lie mprely oalled for tho.paokage at .the request of Albert Myers, who he says is captain of a canal I aiid requestod Sims to obtain, the paokago deliver it to him. officers brought their.priBoner to this city. eniiig, whero. he wne held to bail by' Judge Morgan 'in tho sum of $2,000,' for his appearance at Court. So says, the Slandard-'of Slandard-'of Slandard-'of Saturday evoning. ■

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  1. Syracuse Daily Courier And Union,
  2. 24 Sep 1860, Mon,
  3. Page 3

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