Man pleads guilty to robbery with violence; remanded in custody

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Man pleads guilty to robbery with violence; remanded in custody

Two men appeared before a Port-of-Spain Magistrate, charged with Robbery with Violence and Robbery with Aggravation while one man is expected to be charged with Robbery with Violence.

KERRON MATTHEW, 29, of Harpe Place, Port-of-Spain is remanded in custody pending sentencing. MATTHEW appeared before the Port-of-Spain Magistrates’ Court on February 22nd, 2023, and pleaded guilty to the offence of Robbery with Violence.
He is expected to reappear on February 27th, 2023 for sentencing.

Another man appeared before a Port-of-Spain Magistrate charged with Robbery with Aggravation on February 23rd, 2023.

According to a police report on February 19th, 2023, DONTAE HOSTEN, 22, of Bushe Street, San Juan, allegedly robbed a man.

HOSTEN is expected to reappear on March 9th, 2023.

In another incident, on February 20th, 2023, during an exercise, officers arrested a 25-year-old man of Duncan Street, Port-of-Spain, after a report of Robbery with Aggravation which occurred on February 19th, 2023, along Charlotte Street, Port-of-Spain.
The man is expected to appear before a Port-of-Spain Magistrate early next week after an identification parade.