Saturday 28 November, 2020

Six months hard labour for mobile phone thief

A 29-year-old man has been sentenced to six months hard labour for stealing a cellular phone.

Donnie James appeared before Magistrate Alicia Chankar in the San Fernando Magistrates’ Court last Friday.

James was arrested on Thursday by a team of officers from the Marabella Police Station led by PC Ramlal, following a robbery at the parking lot of Jing’s Supermarket along the Southern Main Road, Marabella.

James was caught on CCTV footage stealing a cellular phone from a vehicle which was parked on the compound of the supermarket.

After a series of inquiries by the police constable, the accused was held.

He admitted to the crime and was charged and brought to court.

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