Three months after a tout outside the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts was killed after gunmen broke into his house and robbed him, a convict was today charged for the offence.
Twenty-six-year-old Terrence Pitt called ‘Sonna Boy’ or ‘Shots’ of Third Street, Timehri, East Bank Demerara, appeared before Acting Chief Magistrate Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts where he was slapped with two charges.
The first charge stated that on October 5, 2019, at Hummingbird Street, Festival City, North Ruimveldt, Georgetown, he murdered
Darrell Breedy during the course of a robbery.
It was further alleged that between November 11 and November 12, 2019, at Criminal Investigation Department (CID) Eve Leary, Georgetown, while in custody pending an investigation for murder, he escaped from custody.
Pitt, in addressing the court, stated that he is the father of one and that he was recently released from prison after serving three years for narcotics.
The Magistrate, after listening to the facts, remanded Pitt to prison until January 29.