Jesse Sims Arrested - 12 May 1859

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Jesse Sims Arrested - 12 May 1859 - the fiom name Mrs. Ent whet of Mr it had thei...
the fiom name Mrs. Ent whet of Mr it had thei hac her per open i do no t t ; she who an and gayeit eaid and and had the it-was the her to 'CousTERjsmxo.--We have just learned as go to press, that Jcsspc*Sims and ofCamlllus have been arrested "charged thc crime of. passing counterfeit money. facts of the case a» far as .we.licvc. arc as follows. It icetns that some time 8ims (who keeps a grocery store in Camilln's) went to New York and purchased eoriie to the value of ssvsral hundred dollars', he paid for with counterfeit money. being made to the proper offices, the State Marshal came to this, city from and procured a warrant from Justice for the arrest of Sims and Bishop. He j cd to Cainillus accompanied by officers, I and Morgan and Shaver, -whose united succeeded in-arresting the 1 guilty-parties.' pn their, way back'" to 'ihis-city Sims made unsuccessful attopt to make his .escape. jHe. jumped out of the carriage and ran-a blc distance and it was after a severe with the officers that he was rescued, a quantity of counterfeit bills were found premises, also presses,'formes and other ments of the counterfeiting trade. Sims always had the reputation ;6f;being 'rather: hard case, and the people of tha.t,.-locality' where ho lived may congratulate themselves on liis permament removal'for liis cpnvi'ctjbn is beyond doubt. The parties have:.been committed to awate examination whicrrtakcs to-day, (Thursday,) at 10 o'clock In the noon before Justice Durnford. r

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  1. Syracuse Daily Courier And Union,
  2. 12 May 1859, Thu,
  3. Page 3

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