– remanded for armed robberies
A 39-year-old North Ruimveldt, Georgetown resident, who was wanted for robbery under arms, landed himself in court before Magistrate Leron Daly, who remanded him on Friday when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts.
Shawn Woodluck was slapped with a charge which stated that he robbed Revon Thorn on January 9, 2019, of a gold chain worth $75,000 while being armed with a gun and in the company of another.
Another charge stated that on the same day at East Ruimveldt, Georgetown, while being armed with a gun he also robbed Nash Moore of items worth $150,000; including a cellphone and cash, which were the property of both the victim and his employer Massy Distributions.
Additionally, Woodluck was charged for robbing Shazeer Latiff on January 5, 2019 of two gold chains valued $600,000 at Broad Street, Charlestown, while he was armed with a gun and in the company of another.
Police Prosecutor Sanj Singh informed the court that the defendant was wanted for a similar charge, after which he stated that Woodluck was positively identified at an Identification Parade following the robbery on Massy Distribution truck.
He was remanded to prison and the case will continue on January 25.