a most Detestable Crime

Whereas WILLIAM DAWSON of Halstead in the Parish of Tilton, in the County of Leicester, was taken up by Warrant under the hands of the Rev. Mr. Coulton, upon the Oath of Daniel Illson of Hungarton in the said County, for an Attempt of a most Detestable Crime, not fit to be named among Christians, and escaped from the Constable of Halstead aforesaid, and his Assistants.
++This is therefore to desire all Persons to endeavour to give Information of the said DAWSON to the said Constable of Halstead aforesaid, and the Favour will be gratefully acknowledged, and all reasonable Charges paid.