Remanded for breaking into YWCA Print E-mail
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Thursday, 18 August 2011 00:00

Akeem Tillett was remanded to the Belize Central Prison after being accused of burglarizing the office of the YWCA which is located at the corner of Saint Thomas Street Freetown Road. The incident occurredin July.

Sometime between July 8th and 9th, someone burglarized the office space and stole an entire computer system which included, a Dell brand monitor, A Computer Processing Unit, a keyboard, mouse along with a BTL Modem, all to a total value of $2,800. Also stolen was $157.00 in cash.

After more than a month of investigations police believe the culprit to be 25-year-old Akeem Tillett, an unemployed and resident of #27 Marage Road in Ladyville.

Tillett appeared unrepresented in Court #8 on Tuesday August 16th before Magistrate Emerson Banner where he was read two charges, one count of burglary and one count of handling stolen goods.

Tillett pleaded not guilty to the two charges and bail was offered in the sum of $5,000 plus one surety of the same amount. He was unable to meet bail and was remanded to the Belize Central Prison until September 29th.