On 8.11.21, police arrested and charged Atiba Franklyn, 49 years old Farmer of Diamond with the offence of handling stolen goods.

Investigations revealed that that on 08.11.21, the Accused man allegedly had in his possession a quantity of pork reasonably suspected of being stolen or unlawfully obtained. The incident occurred at Diamond on 08.11.21.

Franklyn appeared before the Serious Offences Court to answer the Charge and pleaded not guilty. He was granted bail in the sum of $1500.00 with one surety. The matter was adjourned to 11.11.21 and transferred to the Colonarie Magistrate Court.