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STAJ tCHFIELD'S. ORDEAL.

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STAJ tCHFIELD'S ORDEAL. CHARGED WtTH MURDERING HIS BOY. At the Old-street (London) Police Court j on Friday, John Starchheld was charged with the murder of his son, Willie StarcMeId, who&e bodv waa found in a compartment in a North London Railway train. The court was crowded, but Mrs. Starch- neld was not present. The prisoner, though pale, appeared to he quite calm, and walked steadily into the Jock. Chief Inspector Qough stated that as a Roao Llewellyn, London (niece), and Mr. W. Davies, Morriston (nephew). result oi the vei-dicc of the coroner's jury, a. warrant had been i&sued for accuaed's ar- ivst, and he proposed jnerely to give evi- dence on behalf of the Public Prosecutor of arresting prisoner and to nsk for a remand. On the 8th Jajmajy witnees aaid lie ftaw the dead body of WiLiant StMchneId, aged fi n, at Shoreditoh Mortuary. Death had evidently occurre<-i from atrangulation. '"ince then active iuquiries haJ been made by tbe }J<>liee. An inquest was held oa the body, and yt*sterday the jury jeturued e vprdi<'t of "Witfut rnurde)'" <<,g<u'tst pj'i- go:)fr. In consequence witttess arrestt-J pti- sone'' !n the coroner's court at about 5.30 p.m. Witneas Bald to priaone), I am a police inspector, amd I sb&ll a.n-.est you for the wilfnl murder of your aon William on Pr i v)ner rekp l iecl, L January 8th this year." Prisoner replied, "All I is that I.AM IÍ\NorENT OF THIS CHIME. \Y?tneM su?.'?ectupntiy <onT?Y!d pri?on?r t? J Od-strMt Pnlice ?t?tiou. wheyf, thf! ."i. ?WM taiaan aad read it owr to him. nI reply he said, "I am innocent of that charge. Mr. Margetts. lor accused, sard be pro- posed to reserve his cross-efxamination of witness, and Mr. Biron, the magistrate, was understood to repty that the case was in the hands of the Public Prosecutor. A request by Mr Margetts that pri- soner should be allowed to see his brother was granted.

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