St Bess man hit with firearm, robbery charges
charged, arrest, arrested

ST ELIZABETH, Jamaica — A 55-year-old man has been charged with illegal possession of firearm, burglary and robbery with aggravation following an incident in Hodges, St. Elizabeth on Wednesday, May 11.

Charged is Conroy Rodney, otherwise called ‘Welder’, of Zinna Way, Black River in St Elizabeth. According to police reports, Rodney and another man gained entrance to a premises in Hodges where they held the occupant at gunpoint and robbed him of several appliances and cash before escaping.

Rodney was later arrested and placed on an identification parade on Thursday, May 19, where he was pointed out.

His court date is being finalised.

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