Four men jailed for shop-breaking and larceny


Four men jailed for shop-breaking and larceny

Four of the men who robbed the cellular store located close to the Princes Town Police Station have been sent to jail.

The five men who robbed Riztec Distributors Ltd in Princes Town last week Friday

Kevin Jagroo, Christopher Rapier, Anton Jacob and Clifton John pleaded guilty to the charge of shop-breaking and larceny. The other accused, Brendon Hendricks, was also charged but entered a not guilty plea.

Last Friday, the five men robbed Riztec Distributors Ltd located on Tramline Street in Princes Town. The owner of the store, Ferrina Ali, said she received a call around 4:30a.m. that morning about her store. When she visited, the front glass was broken and cell phone and accessories were missing. Officers received a call about the robbery and intercepted the vehicle. They chased the car to Tarouba Link Road in San Fernando and stopped the car just as it was about to turn onto Solomon Hochoy Highway. The men were arrested on site. All the stolen items were retrieved.