2 charged with UWI robberies
TWO YOUNG MEN, jointly charged with three robberies at the University of the West Indies’ Cave Hill Campus earlier this month, were remanded yesterday when they appeared in the District “A” Magistrates’ Court.
Nicholas Henry Rico Bailey (left), 23, of Phillips Road, St Stephen’s Hill, St Michael, and 18-year-old Shaquille Rashad DaCosta Walters (centre), of Long Gap, Spooners Hill, St Michael, were jointly accused of robbing Mikhail Eversley of his wallet, driver’s licence, Barbados identification card and $7; Nekiesha Edwards of her cellphone and $3, and Malcolm Garner of his cellphone and $1.60, all on May 14.
Bailey was solely charged with robbing Katrina Scheper of her cellphone and Corey Lee-Qui of his cellphone on April 22.
Magistrate Deborah Holder remanded both accused to HMP Dodds and ordered their return to court on June 24. (HLE)
(Picture by Lennox Devonish.)