Teen, 2 others charged for robbing policewoman

A 17-year-old of Stanleytown, West Bank Demerara (WBD), along with two adults, were on Monday slapped with a robbery under arms charge.

Charged: Roberto Louis

Charged along with the teen are Roberto Louis, a 21-year-old labourer of Tuschen, East Bank Essequibo; and Wendell Austin, a 29-year-old Warehouse Attendant of Tucville Housing Compound, Georgetown.

Charged: Wendell Austin

Reports are that on September 15 at Third Avenue, Diamond, East Bank Demerara, the trio robbed a 27-year-old policewoman of Providence, EBD.
The trio appeared at the Grove/Diamond Magistrates’ Court before Magistrate Sunil Scarce where the charges were read to them. Austin pleaded not guilty, while the teen and Roberto Louis pleaded guilty.
They were all remanded to prison and the case will continue on October 15.