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Criminal Law keyed to Dripps
Brooks v. State
Citation:35 Ohio St. 46.
Charles Newton lost a roll of bank bills totaling $200. Mr. Newton published a notice in the paper of the loss. Defendant was a street cleaner. Defendant found the lost roll of money while picking up mud and water from a gutter. Nearly a month had passed since Mr. Newton had lost the money. Without saying anything to his co-workers, defendant placed the money in his pocket and began using the money later that same day.
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