Ramchan Persaud, 29, a fisherman of Charity Squatting Area, Essequibo Coast, was on Monday charged for the offence of Break and Enter and Larceny committed on Samantha Layne, a housewife of the said area.
The incident occurred on Wednesday, June 7. The charge was laid under Section 229 (a) of the Criminal Law Offences Act, Chapter 8:01.
The accused appeared at the Charity Magistrate’s Court before Magistrate Esther Sam, where the charge was read to him.
Bail was objected to by the prosecutor and the defendant was remanded to prison. The case was adjourned to June 26, 2023 for disclosure of statements.