Tuesday 22 October, 2019

20-year-old in court for armed robbery

A 20-year-old has been granted bail of $35,000 after appearing before a San Fernando Magistrate on charges of armed robbery.

The suspect was held by PC Michael Raghunanan of the San Fernando CID, who spearheaded inquiries following a robbery at Point a Pierre Road, San Fernando on July 27.

Police said the victim was robbed at gunpoint of $1,200.

Police received a description of the suspect and after following several leads, Shermar Henry of Union Hall, San Fernando was arrested and charged with the offence.

He appeared before Magistrate Jo-Anne Connor on Monday in the San Fernando Magistrates’ Court.

After the charges were read, bail was set and the matter was adjourned to September 23.

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