Jamaica Crime News, St James: A St. James who was reportedly held and chained to a post, by his victim, after he reportedly robbed their home in Tucker, St James, on September 26th, 2018, had his bail extended when he appeared in the Montego Bay, Parish Court earlier this week.
The accused 24-year-old Andre Blake, otherwise called “Skinny man” unemployed of the same address was ordered by presiding Judge, Sandrea Wong-Small to return to court on February 21, 2019.
Reports coming out of the Court are that on the above mentioned date, the complainant and his wife close up their home and went out.
Upon their return, they discovered that their house was broken into and cash amounting to $8000, female accessories and other items were stolen.
After walking around the premises, they saw Blake and inquired as to what he was doing there, but he could not come up with a relevant answer.
He was held and chained to a post in the yard, and he later confessed to breaking into the house. During a search of his person, some of the items were recovered and the complainant immediately contacted the police.
Upon arrival of the lawmen, Blake was arrested and charged for housebreaking and larceny.