OCTAVE MELLORIO (MELLEORIO)
Absconder Mellorio Caught
London, March 5,—The police discovered in a lodging house Octave Mellorio, the Paris jeweler who absconded from that city with 875,000 francs.
Source: Evening Journal - 5th March 1892
STOLE 875,000 FRANCS
A Paris Jeweler Absconds and is Captured in London
London, March 4.—Last month Octave Melleorio, a prominent jeweler of Paris, absconded from that city after robbing the safe of the firm of which his father had been a member of 875,000 francs. He was traced to Bayswater, London, today, where he was arrested. The police searched his lodgings and found concealed under the floor the sum of 375,000 francs.
Source: Portland Daily Press - 5th March 1892