by Linda Straker
- St Andrew student charged with stealing and housebreaking
- Stolen articles valued at EC$2,781
- Prosecutor’s code prohibits publishing names of minors/juveniles
An 18-year-old male student of St Andrew is facing 2 charges of stealing from the home of a sales representative in La Tante, St David.
Police have confirmed that the student was arrested and charged for the offence of housebreaking, by unlawfully breaking and entering the dwelling-house of a 26-year-old Sales Representative residing at La Tante.
The young man was also charged for the offence of stealing articles valued at EC$2,781 from the sales representative. Both offences were committed on the 6 December 2018. After making an appearance in court he was placed on bail.
For the protection of minors, the Prosecutor’s code prohibits publishing the names of minors/juveniles in matters involving conflict with the law.