(The Den) A 49-year-old man was arrested and charged for shop-breaking and larceny on Thursday (November 19).
Reports are that about 8:45 p.m., the complainant securely locked up her bar and went home.
Hours later, a police team that was on patrol saw 49-year-old Hubert Hemmings with a box of items valuing JMD 19,000 leaving the establishment.
On seeing the police, Hemmings reportedly discarded the box and ran. Hemmings otherwise called ‘Sanchez’, of Boundbrook district, was accosted and later charged.