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CHARGE OF MURDER:
BODY IX PISH SHOP.
TRIAL OF THOMAS GARRITY.
Case for the Crown.
The boc!» of Hose Harve» aged ol j crus of Lli7abeth street Prahran xxas found in a cupboard under the stauxxax of a fish shop in Jinx street Voit Alelbouino on April 28 Charged with the minder of Rose Haue» J liornas Gnitit» aged n0 jeais fishmongci ot lia» stieet Pott. Alclbouiuc îppeaied m the Criminal Court xestcrdnx betoie Ali Justice M lcnrlan Ame in, the CNliiluts in the ease xieie Hu ce bettles and i soiled plate «aid to be mai keel xnth lintel pi nits a nunibci of photofci iphs of poi tioiib of the fish slioi md a »»oman s liait Mr leo little (in tincted bj AIc«sis AfeCleerj lebon and Alendes) appeued
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Ali Bool (Gonn iiosecutoi) «aid tint Gai lit» x» as a fish shop propnetoi »»ho occupied a shop in I'oit Melbourne It »» as a txvo sfoij liuilding x» ith bediocmia on thelirst flooi He did not think that the jurx »»ould ln»e an» doubt aftei the» had heard the c»idenee that Ix0=e llano» »»as
killed on the picmises on April 28 and that hei bod» x»a» found in a cupboird tinder the stans The Cro»»n case »»as thal Gurrit» lind caused the injuries »»Inch had brought about hei death Hei death according to medical ox ¡dence had been due to injin íes, to the hoad eau ed b» an instrument harder than a list
On April 27 Air Book continued a char nomnn had cleaned (lie promise« After this had been done there xxeie no blood stains on the (loots At a quartei pa t 4 o clock on that, afternoon Garntx »»cut to C ai 1» on s Hotel »» here he met Ko e II ir» e»
A\ifli her and a number of other »»omen he had some drink» -At 5 minutes to 15 o clock Garntx and Har» ex left the hotel
The» arm ed at the shop in Port Melbourne about half past 7 o clocl Soon otter mid night xoices ot men and xxomen xxere beaid m Gatntx s shop aud at half pa«t 12 o clock Constable Haiu«on «ax» through the glass the suadox»s ot a man and a »»oin in »»ho appealed to be struggling He mix the man »»ho o fiuire lie recoeniscd as mular to that oi Gan it» plice hi« hands cn the »»oman« neck Jhe xxomin bioke
»»ax About 3 o clock the ne\t afternoon Caiutx »icnt to the Printe 41ired Hotel ml theie (.ixe a ung »»Inch the dead .»»oman had been »»caring to a bon cinaid 1 U half past 0 o clocl I ault» xient to Hu
heit AA agían a nri"hbour xxlio x»as a tavi
cab tinier ind sud - L»»o men ha»e lett some old meat it mi house ' A\ aglan said
What l« that I ni nts replied V deni both He asked \A aglan xt hellier A\ nc.lan »»oui I icmoxe the bo f» Ax aglan declined to do so and sugccslcd that Garntx should (.o to the police Garutj did «o He told tim police tint txxo men hld come to his j noi se at O o clock on th pic»ions »cuing
nd that one of thom had gixen him a dunk Jins drink hf said must hnxe been
doped because he had gone to sleep and In] not a»»akencd until late tint nifeht He did not knox» ihe »»oman »»lio«e bod» had been toinid in the cupboard he «aid Inter Garutj told the detcctixcs that he had lound the bodx «hen he had (.one to the cupboard lor Ins coat about half past o o clock on the cictung oi April 2'x I ater (van-it» admitted h ax mg met Ro«e Haixe» at Cal bon s Hotel Ile saul that she had accompanied lum to the shop Tater tx»o men had armed at the «hop He had druiil
eome xiiu ki hal gone upstaus ind had not axxakened until U o clock nc\t morn ing I hen he found that his monc» had
been taken fiom the till
Cro«s c\anuned b» Air I iltlc Dr Ila» Cianslnxv Hut of Albeit Paik «aid that lie thought tint it xvould haxe been xer» lithctilt for one man to place the bod» in the position m »»hieb it had been found in the cupboard There xxeie no btmse« on the neol or the bod»
J he hearing In 1 not conclude I xx hen the
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