Police arrested and charged an eighteen-year-old resident of Pavee, Castries, after an attack on a businessman whose firearm was stolen.
A police release identified the teenage accused as Jaleni Reynold.
According to reports, the businessman was on a routine walk in the Morne Fortune area of Castries when the attack occurred.
On Thursday, April 20, at about 6:30 pm, the Criminal Investigations Department received a report of the Morne Fortune crime.
On arrival, officers got information that an ambulance transported the victim to a medical facility.
They also learned that a .357 revolver with six rounds of ammunition were stolen from the victim.
On Saturday, the investigators charged Jaleni Reynold with Robbery, Grievous Harm, and Possessing a firearm and ammunition.
And on Monday, the First District Court denied bail and remanded Reynold in custody.
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