Burglar Jailed For Four Years


Tribune Freeport Reporter


AN Eight Mile Rock man was sentenced to four years in prison after pleading guilty to charges of stealing and housbreaking. Darren Black was convicted in the Freeport Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday.

Black, 32, of  Pinedale, appeared in Court Two before Magistrate Charlton Smith on two counts of housebreaking and stealing.  

He pleaded guilty to the charges and was sentenced to four years at the Bahamas Department of Corrections in New Providence.

Meanwhile, police yesterday issued a wanted bulletin for Elvin Reburto Brown who is wanted for questioning in a burglary.

Brown, 39, was described by police as 6”1 tall, slim build of 120lbs, with dark complexion. His last known address is 158 Oates Lane, according to the bulletin, which listed that Brown frequented the ghetto and Columbus Park areas in Freeport. Police advised that Brown should be approached with caution.

Anyone with information concerning his location is asked to contact police at 350-3107 through 12, or at 911/191, or the nearest police station.


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