A 44-year-old man from Diego Martin was denied bail when he appeared virtually before Magistrate Maureen Baboolal-Gafoor at the Port of Spain Magistrates’ Court today. Joseph Ambrose was arrested and charged with larceny of a cellphone on May 20th 2021.

According to police reports, on May 18th officers of the San Juan Criminal Investigations Department (CID) received a report of the larceny of cell phones in the El Socorro area. It is alleged that the accused went into a doctors’ office and took two cell phones from the receptionist’s desk.

Based on investigations conducted, the accused was held and arrested in Diego Martin with one of the cell phones in his possession. The suspect was subsequently charged by PC Eastman. AMBROSE is expected to reappear in court on Thursday17th, June 2021