Tuesday 24 November, 2020

‘Oney’ allegedly caught with the loot after shop breaking discovery

The St Mary police have charged 26-year-old Damion Brown, otherwise called ‘Oney’, of St Margaret’s Bay, Portland with shop breaking and larceny following an incident that occurred in Highgate, St Mary on Sunday, September 14.

Reports are that about 6 pm on Saturday, September 13, the complainant securely locked his business place and left for home.

Upon his return at about 9 am the following day, he discovered that his establishment had been broken into and several electrical items and a motorcycle were missing.

A report was made to the police and an investigation launched.

During an intense probe which led the police to Brown’s premises on Old Road in Dean Pen, St Mary, several of the items that were reported stolen from the business establishment were found. The stolen motorcycle was also allegedly found in Brown’s possession.

Brown was subsequently taken into custody and after being questioned in the presence of his attorney, was formally charged by the police.

A date for his appearance in court is being finalised by the police.

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