Man accused of stealing gold chain granted bail

Charged: Romel McKenzie

A 26-year-old man from Samantha Point, Grove, East Bank Demerara (EBD), was granted $30,000 bail after he was charged for stealing a gold chain.
Romel McKenzie appeared at the Diamond Magistrate’s Court on Friday before Senior Magistrate Sunil Scarce where he denied the charge.
It is alleged that he stole the chain valued at $150,000 from Anthony Thomas.
The charge was filed under Section 164 of the Criminal Law (Offences) Act, Chapter 08:01. Following the not-guilty plea, McKenzie was granted bail, and the case was adjourned to May 31.