Thursday 5 December, 2019

Beetham Gardens man denied bail for bar robbery

Bail was denied to a 24-year-old Beetham man who was shot by an off-duty police officer while attempting to rob a bar in Tunapuna, last November.

Jerome Williams, from Beetham Gardens, is facing ten charges which stem from the incident which took place on November 20, 2018.

These charges include wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm, shooting with intent, assault with intent, possession of firearm, and possession of ammunition.

Williams was not called upon to enter a plea to these charges.

He was charged by Sgt Amon.

The matter is expected to resume on February 1.

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