[www.inewsguyana.com] – A 21 – year – old man of Vigilance Squatting area, East Coast Demerara was today refused bail for the offence of unlawful possession of firearm, ammunition and attempted robbery.
Royan Adams made his appearance before Chief Magistrate Priya Sewnarine-Beharry and pleaded not guilty to all three charges.
The first charge alleged that on December 21 at Mazaruni, he had in his possession one .38 special revolver without being the holder of a firearm license.
He was also charged with having a .38 matching ammunition. It is also alleged that on December 20 at Isanu Village, being armed with a .38 special revolver he attempted to rob Andre McKenzie.
The unrepresented man was remanded to prison and the matter was transferred to Bartica Magistrate’s Court for January 08, 2015.