Two men are expected in Court this week after they were charged over the weekend by police in two separate counts of robbery.
Elorn Javorn Jenkins, 24 of an Unfixed Address and 26 year-old Jovan Robinson Belle of Lower Gambles were jointly charged for allegedly robbing a 17 year-old boy of Villa of his Samsung Galaxy X5 mobile phone. The teen was at the time walking along Dr Rosa Lee Drive in Gambles, when he was accosted by his attackers and robbed of his phone.
In a separate but similar incident, both accused robbed a 16 year-old boy of Skerritt’s Pasture of his Blu R1 Plus mobile phone. The teen was walking near the junction of Newick Road and Hawkins Drive in Cassada Gardens at the time of the incident. He was reportedly grabbed from behind and wrestled to the ground by his attackers, and then robbed of his phone. A report was made to the police and they were apprehended in Lower Gambles and taken into custody.
A blue Toyota Vitz motor car A2037, which was allegedly used as the getaway vehicle was also seized and impounded by police. Both incidents occurred on Thursday 4th January.