This week’s crime round-up…

Daren Caines of St. Paul’s Village was arrested, formally charged and cautioned for the following offences: possession of a glove 23 pistol; possession of 31 rounds of ammunition; possession of a Ruger SR 40 pistol and Possession of a Ruger SR 40 pistol with intent by means to endanger life.

Keithroy Freeman of St. Paul’s Village was arrested, formally charged and cautioned for the following offences: possession of a glove 23 pistol; possession of 31 rounds of ammunition; possession of a Ruger SR 40 pistol and Possession of a Ruger SR 40 pistol with intent by means to endanger life.

Ericson Hanley of West Farm was arrested, formally charged and cautioned for the possession of cannabis.

Anthony Warner of Farm Site, Sandy Point was arrested, formally charged and cautioned on six warrants for the offence of larceny, committed in July 2017.

Jamarie James of Lower Thibou Avenue, Basseterre was arrested, formally charged and cautioned for the offence of robbery, committed on August 23, 2017 at the Daily Food Supermarket at St. Johnson Village.

Kevin Rouse of Fort Land, Basseterre was arrested, formally charged and cautioned for the offences of possession of cannabis, possession of cannabis with intent to supply and driving without insurance.

Jahvin Lake of Lower Monkey Hill was arrested, formally charged and cautioned for the offences of obstruction, battery of police, resisting arrest and indecent language.

Leon Cameron of Conyers Village was arrested, formally charged and cautioned for the offence of wounding. He was granted bail for the sum of EC$10,000 for his appearance at the Basseterre Magistrate Court on August 28, 2017.

Agatha Adams of Stapleton Village, St. Peter was arrested, formally charged and cautioned for the offences of refusing to give name, driving a bus with tinted windows and for not allowing 35% light transmission. She was granted bail for the sum of EC$5,000 for her appearance at the Basseterre Court on October 2, 2017.

Patrick Battice of South Housing, Keys Village was arrested, formally charged and cautioned for the offences of driving an unlicensed vehicle, driving without insurance, driving an unregistered vehicle and fraudulently imitating a motor vehicle license sticker. He was granted bail for the sum of EC$5,000 for his appearance at the Basseterre Magistrate Court.

Tracey Meets Jr. of Stapleton Village was arrested, formally charged and cautioned for the offences of possession of cannabis and possession of cannabis with intent to supply. He was granted bail for the sum of EC$5,000 for his appearance at the Basseterre Magistrate Court, District A.

Markysa O’Loughlin of Ottley’s was arrested, formally charged and cautioned for the offences of disorderly conduct by making noise, committed on August 23, 2017. She was granted bail for the sum of EC$5,000 for her appearance at the Basseterre Magistrate Court, District A on October 2, 2017.

At the Charlestown Magistrate Court, presided over by Judge Yasmine Clarke, the following convictions and sentences were handed down:

Devon Richardson of Marian Heights was fined EC$500 to be paid within three months for the offence of battery.

Jude Ross of Brown hill was fined EC$500 to be paid in two months for driving without insurance. He was also convicted and cautioned for driving an unregistered vehicle and driving without a license. He was also convicted and fined EC$400 to be paid within three months for driving an unlicensed vehicle.

St. Kitts and Nevis police have executed a number of search warrants this week, in search of illegal firearms and ammunition, illegal drugs and instruments that can be used in criminal activity. Police are also continuing efforts to remove illegal firearms, ammunition, illegal drugs and instruments used to commit crimes by conducting vehicle check points, searches of ferry terminals and marinas and mobile patrols around the Federation.

Further searches of abandoned properties have taken place by police this week, most recently in the areas of Lower Thibou Ave, Dieppe Bay, Molyneaux, Sandy Point, Victoria Road, Phillip’s Village, Saho Village, Market Street, St. Johnston Village and Sebastian Street (Newtown).