Jeremy Smith, a 31-year-old self-employed resident of Lot 139 Meadow Brook, Georgetown, was arrested on April 29, 2023, by a rank of Grove Police Station’s Criminal Investigation Department and was charged on Wednesday for the offence of larceny from the person committed on Lenese Bobb-Semple.
Smith is accused of stealing one Gold Chain valued at $91,000 from Bobb-Semple on April 19 at Little Diamond, East Bank Demerara (ECD).
The charge was laid under Section 182 of the Criminal Law (Offences) Act Chapter 8:01.
The accused appeared at the Diamond/Golden Grove Magistrate’s Court before Magistrate Sunil Scarce, where the charge was read to him.
He pleaded not guilty, and bail was granted of $40,000. The matter was postponed to June 2, 2023, for disclosure.