Accused serial robber remanded to prison

first_imgCarlton Bourne, a 24-year-old man who is accused of four armed robberies, along with discharging a firearm at one of the victims was on Monday charged for the offences when he made his court appearance before Magistrate Leron Daly in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts.The first charge stated that on July 26, 2019, at Norton Street, Lodge, while being in the company of others and armed with a knife, he robbed John Nedd of two phones and other items valued at $314,000.The second charge stated that on July 23, at Norton Street, Lodge, Georgetown, while being armed with a gun, he robbed Nicholas Jones of a phone valued at $55,000, a ring valued at $100,000, and other items valued at $189,000. Additionally, it is alleged that on August 13, at Middle Road, La Penitence, he discharged a firearm at Sherryann Persaud with intent to maim, disfigure, disable or cause her grievous bodily harm. Another charge stated that on August 13, at Middle Road, La Penitence, while being armed with a gun, he robbed Sherryann Persaud of two phones valued at $343,000. The final charge stated that on August 2, at Lodge, Georgetown, while being armed with a gun, he robbed Jomo Paul of a chain valued at $250,000 and $220,000 in cash.Police Prosecutor Adduni Inniss objected to bail being granted to the defendant on the grounds of the serious nature of the offences and the penalty the charge attracts. The prosecutor also highlighted the fact that Bourne has similar offences before the court.Magistrate Daly, after listening to the facts, remanded Bourne to prison. The case will continue on September 23, 2019.last_img read more

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Remembering when Jamie Vardy turned into the world’s best striker

first_img huge blow 5 Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won ADVICE Vardy’s record-breaking run no dice Latest Football News Latest Football News Another goal, another win this time against West Brom Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? Not only did Vardy match the prolific Dutchman’s feat when Leicester saw off Newcastle in 2015, he bettered it by becoming the first man to do so in just one season, surpassing him by scoring against United and making many Fantasy Premier League managers very happy in the process, too.Incidentally, St James’ Park was also where Van Nistelrooy scored for the tenth game running when he levelled to help United prevail 2-1 in August 2003. Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade REVEALED huge blow BEST OF Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions Jamie Vardy equalled the record against Newcastle United Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move 24 goals from Vardy helped Leicester win the Premier League 1. Bournemouth 1-1 Leicester – 29 August (one goal)2. Leicester 3-2 Aston Villa – 13 September (one goal)3. Stoke 2-2 Leicester – 19 September (one goal)4. Leicester 2-5 Arsenal – 26 September (two goals)5. Norwich 1-2 Leicester – 3 October (one goal)6. Southampton 2-2 Leicester – 17 October (two goals)7. Leicester 1-0 Crystal Palace – 24 October (one goal)8. West Brom 2-3 Leicester – 31 October (one goal)9. Leicester 2-1 Watford – 7 November (one goal)10. Newcastle 0-3 Leicester – 21 November (one goal)11. Leicester 1-1 Man United – 28 November (one goal) From there on, his route to the top was hardly a glamorous one, with humbling spells at Halifax Town and Fleetwood Town, before his break with the Foxes in 2012, the then Championship club paid around £1m for his services.That moment against Newcastle was just one of many highlights for both Vardy and Leicester in a fairy tale 2015/16 season, which culminated in Premier League glory, one of the greatest sporting achievements of all time. Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury no dice 5 Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card Defeat to Arsenal, meant his double was merely a consolation, but his penalty against Norwich got Leicester back to winning ways.Another Leicester comeback, another Vardy brace against Southampton followed before he hit winners in victories over Crystal Palace, West Brom and Watford. Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade RANKED REVEALED Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card ADVICE The Leicester striker began his run against Bournemouth 5 Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade BEST OF MONEY Vardy began his his memorable run in August 2015 when he scored an 86th-minute penalty to earn a point against Bournemouth and he followed that up with equalisers against Aston Villa and Stoke City. It was four years ago when Jamie Vardy was lauded as the best striker around.The Leicester man scored for the 10th consecutive Premier League match, equalling Manchester United legend Ruud van Nistelrooy’s long-standing record, before going on to make history by breaking it. Well done vardy7! You’re number one now and you deserved it. #11inarow. https://t.co/qJHjZlnFDA— Ruud van Nistelrooy (@RvN1776) November 28, 2015“Five years ago he played in non-league, it is difficult to grow up so quickly and this fantastic man is not only our goalscorer but he presses, he works hard, he is important,” a beaming Claudio Ranieri said afterwards. 5 Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move MONEY Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won Vardy ended the campaign with 24 league goals, a Premier League winners’ medal and a place in the PFA Team of the Year as well as being named Premier League Player of the Season and Football Writers’ Player of the Year. Newcastle were next to witness the lethal striker’s finishing and he seemed destined to break the record.And he was even congratulated by Van Nistelrooy after scoring against his old team. REVEALED RANKED To put the achievement in context, Vardy was plying his trade for Stocksbridge Park Steels’ youth team when the United forward was giving goalkeepers nightmares. REVEALED 5 Vardy celebrates a goal during his Fleetwood Town days last_img read more

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