Two women charged for electricity theft in St Elizabeth
Stolen wires

ST ELIZABETH, Jamaica - Police in St Elizabeth say two women were charged for stealing electricity following a joint operation with the Jamaica Public Service Company in Speculation and Spring Park near Black River on Thursday.

Charged with the offence of abstracting electricity are 28-year-old Susan Scott and 26-year-old Camesha Smith both residents of Speculation district.

They are scheduled to appear in the St Elizabeth Parish Court on September 14.

Head of the St Elizabeth police Superintendent Dwight Daley said the mid-afternoon operation resulted in 12 illegal connections being disconnected and several hundred feet of electrical wires seized.

- Kasey Williams

Now you can read the Jamaica Observer ePaper anytime, anywhere. The Jamaica Observer ePaper is available to you at home or at work, and is the same edition as the printed copy available at https://bit.ly/epaper-login

HOUSE RULES

  1. We welcome reader comments on the top stories of the day. Some comments may be republished on the website or in the newspaper; email addresses will not be published.
  2. Please understand that comments are moderated and it is not always possible to publish all that have been submitted. We will, however, try to publish comments that are representative of all received.
  3. We ask that comments are civil and free of libellous or hateful material. Also please stick to the topic under discussion.
  4. Please do not write in block capitals since this makes your comment hard to read.
  5. Please don't use the comments to advertise. However, our advertising department can be more than accommodating if emailed: advertising@jamaicaobserver.com.
  6. If readers wish to report offensive comments, suggest a correction or share a story then please email: community@jamaicaobserver.com.
  7. Lastly, read our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy