Wednesday 27 May, 2020

St James teen booked for shooting, robbery and housebreaking

The Montego Bay police have arrested and charged a teenager in relation to a case of shooting, housebreaking, larceny and robbery with aggravation in Salt Spring in the parish that reportedly unfolded last Friday.

The incident took place on Lammie Lane in Salt Spring.

Reports are that in August, the teen and two suspects allegedly stole a motorcycle in the area.

The bike was subsequently recovered by its owner on September 7.

However, the teen and other suspects reportedly returned to the complainant’s home on Friday, and demanded that the motorcycle be handed over.

When the demands was not met, they allegedly opened gunfire at the complainant.

No one was injured in the incident.

The police subsequently arrested and charged the teen.

The date for him to appear in court is now being finalised.

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