Monday 16 September, 2019

Man remanded on gun, ammo charges

A Christ Church man has been remanded to HMP Dodds on gun and ammunition charges, after attempting to avoid a police stop last Friday.

Rochad Kadeem Bryan, 23, of Fairy Valley, Christ Church appeared before Magistrate Elwood Watts in the Oistins Magistrates Court today charged with Unlawful Possession of a Firearm and Unlawful Possession of one round of ammunition.

According to police, on Friday, September 15, officers encountered Bryan driving a car along Cane Vale Road, Christ Church and signaled for him to stop. Bryan attempted to escape from the officers and was later intercepted along Gibbons Road, Christ Church.

Further investigations led to the discovery of the firearm and ammunition.

After appearing in court, Bryan was remanded to prison to re-appear in the Oistins Magistrates Court on October 12 and the District ‘B’ Magistrates Court on September 28 on a separate charge.

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