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Car Washer Charged with Theft Print E-mail
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Thursday, 09 January 2014 00:00

Kenrick Longsworth, 21-year-old, hustles as a car washer behind the Belize City Magistrates Court but on Monday, January 6th, he was before the court to answer to a charge of theft. 19-year-old Mariani Westby reported to police that on Wednesday, January 1st, she was walking on Douglas Jones Street towards New Road when she was robbed of a tablet valued at $300 and $50 in cash. She immediately reported the matter to police and while she was the station police brought in Longsworth whom she identified as the man who robbed her.

Longsworth was arrested and charged with one count of theft. He appeared in the Belize City Magistrate Court on Monday before Senior Magistrate Sharon Frazer. In court, Longsworth was unrepresented and pled not guilty to the charge. Bail was offered in the sum of $1,000 plus one surety of the same amount, which he met. He is due back in court on March 3rd.