Teen charged with shopbreaking and larceny

Teen charged with shopbreaking and larceny

Thursday, July 02, 2020

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ST CATHERINE, Jamaica— The police have charged 18-year-old Kenroy Patterson with shopbreaking and larceny after he was captured on CCTV breaking into a store on East Street, Old Harbour on Monday, June 1.

According to the police, between the hours of 3:00 am and 8:00 am, Patterson was seen using an object to smash the front glass door of a store.

He reportedly stole several electronic gadgets including cellular phones and tablets, with an estimated value of $250,000.

The police said 27-year-old vendor Shallando Moore was also arrested and charged with receiving stolen property after two of the stolen phones were found at his business place.

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