Police arrested and charged Devon Francois, 20-year-old Labourer and a 12-year-old Student, both of Fitz Hughes for Burglary, on Monday 21st May 2018 at 06:50 p.m.
According to investigation between 20th May 2018 at 10:50 p.m. and 21st May 2018 at 06:00 a.m. at Fitz Hughes, the duo for without lawful excuse entered the liquor and provision shop of Jarrod Williams as trespassers and stole eight (8) Soca Monarch Tickets valued EC$160.00 and other items valued EC$178.75.
The duo appeared before the Kingstown Magistrate Court on 22nd May 2018 and both plead guilty to the charges.
The 12-year-old Student was ordered to undergo six (6) months of counselling, while Francois was sentenced to serve two (2) years at the Her Majesty’s Prison.
Francois, who was also charged for entering the dwelling-house of Dexroy Edwards of Fitz Hughes as a trespasser and stole EC $218.00 in cash and US$300.00 in cash, was sentenced to serve 4 years at the Her Majesty’s Prison to run consecutively with his other sentence.