Jairy Mohammed, of South Trunk Road, La Romaine, has been charged with praedial larceny. He appeared before Magistrate Armina Deonarinesingh at the San Fernando Magistrates’ Court yesterday. He pleaded guilty and was sentenced to two years’ hard labour on each count.

According to police reports, on May 22nd a resident of Coconut Drive, San Fernando, reported that a quantity of mangoes was stolen from the trees in his yard earlier that day as well as on May 19th. PC Andy Smith of the San Fernando Police Station conducted enquiries and arrested the suspect.