Police have arrested and jointly charged Joleen Patterson, 36 years old Waitress of Glen and Raja Clarke, 27 years old Unemployed of Dorsetshire Hill/Belle Isles with five (5) counts of Theft.

Investigations revealed that the Accused allegedly between 17.01.22 to 21.01.22, on five separate occasions, they stole five cell phones and accessories valued at five thousand and eighty hundred and thirty-five dollars ($5,835) from five individuals. The incidents occurred at Upper Bay Street, Heritage Square and Little Tokyo, Kingstown.

Patterson and Clarke appeared before the Kingstown Magistrate Court on 25.01.2022 to answer the charges. Patterson plead not guilty while Clarke plead guilty. Patterson was granted bail in the sum of four thousand dollars with two sureties. Clarke is currently serving an unrelated sentence. The matter was adjourned to 30.03.2022