On Monday May 15, 2023 about 6:45 p.m. Officers of the Criminal Investigations Department received a report of robbery at Morne Fortune, Castries. A cellular phone and a quantity of cash were stolen from the victim.
On Tuesday May 16 about 12:55 a.m. Officers of the Central division, received a report of assault, whilst on patrol on Jeremie Street, Castries.
A report of assault with a firearm was conveyed to the Officers.
One male, who was later identified as eighteen (18) year old Mickeil Dubois of Pavee, Castries was apprehended on Lewis Street, Castries and Officers recovered one (1) Smith and Wesson firearm, one (1) magazine and one (1) cellular phone.
Whist processing the suspect it was revealed that the cellular phone recovered belonged to the victim of the of the Robbery at Morne Fortune, Castries on Monday May 15, 2023.
Mickeil Dubois was escorted to the first district court on Wednesday May, 17, 2023 and bailed for offence of Possession of Firearm in the sum of fifteen thousand dollars ($15,000) cash or suitable surety and for the offence of Assault the sum of one thousand dollars ($1000).
SOURCE: Royal Saint Lucia Police Force. Headline photo: Stock image