No bail for men charged with robbery

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No bail for men charged with robbery

Three men, ages 19, 20, and 24 appeared virtually before Magistrate Maureen Baboolal-Gafoor at the Port of Spain Magistrates’ Court on Monday 10th May, 2021, charged with robbery with violence and larceny of Dwelling House.

BRIAN SAMPSON, 19, of El Socorro, TYREEK ROMEO, 20, of Morvant, and SHANNON JOSEPH, 24, of Laventille Extension, Morvant, were arrested and charged on Sunday 9th May, 2021.

Officers of the North Eastern Division conducted enquiries into the reports of larceny of a dwelling house which occurred on 9th February, 2021 and robbery with violence on 6th May, 2021.

The investigations led police to arrest the three suspects during an anti-crime exercise conducted in the North Eastern Division between Friday 7th May, 2021 and Sunday 9th May, 2021.

The exercise was coordinated by Snr. Supt. Winston Maharaj, Supt Ramjohn, ASP Beharry, and Insp Beharry.

Sampson and Joseph were remanded into custody for the offence of robbery with violence, while Romeo is expected to reappear at the Port of Spain Magistrates’ Court today.