St Ann barber charged with shop breaking

May 25, 2023

The Portland police say they have arrested and charged 39-year-old barber Arland Pennant after he allegedly broke into a business establishment when the owner was away.  

He was charged with shop breaking, and intent and possession of house breaking implements.

According to the Port Antonio Police, about 3:10 a.m., a woman securely locked her business place and left.

Residents heard noise coming from the premises and went to investigate. It is alleged that Pennant and another man were seen coming from the establishment.

The residents gave chase and accosted Pennant and later handed him over to the police. He was subsequently charged. A court date for him is being finalised.

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