Repeat offender jailed for failing to pay fine
A prison cell at HMP Dodds will be home for the next four months for a man listed on the police charge sheet as having no fixed place of abode.
Simeon Levi Graham was today jailed for failing to pay a court imposed fine.
The $750 fine was slapped on Graham by Magistrate Kristie Cuffy-Sargeant back in March when he appeared on a robbery charge.
The sentence was handed down Friday on the 28-year-old when he appeared before Acting Chief Magistrate Douglas Frederick on another robbery charge.
Graham is accused of entering the Pine Dispensary on August 1 and stealing one cash register and $2,000 in currency.
He is also accused of having a weapon – a box cutter – at the time of the incident.
Meantime the accused man pleaded guilty to the unlawful possession of apparatus “for the intended use . . . in connection with the misuse of . . . cocaine.
He is scheduled to reappear in court on September 2 for sentencing.