Man held with firearm during Foreday Morning Jam remanded

A man who was held with a firearm and a quantity of marijuana during Saturday’s Foreday Morning Jam appeared before Magistrate Cuffy-Sargeant in the District ‘A’ Magistrates’ Court today.

Twenty-three-year-old Darron Denico Austin of Glebe Land, St George was charged with unlawful possession of a firearm, unlawful possession of four rounds of ammunition and unlawful possession of cannabis.

Austin was remanded to Her Majesty Prisons, Dodds, to reappear in court on September 5.

4 Responses to Man held with firearm during Foreday Morning Jam remanded

  1. Kaiser Sose
    Kaiser Sose August 8, 2017 at 10:03 pm

    Give his ass 35years flat hard labor stop dilly dallying with these gunman bandits. Attorney General you better start doing your job.
    These magistrates should be elected every 4 years so you can get rid of them for not doing their jobs and throwing away the key !lock these troglodytes up for good..

    • Saga Boy August 9, 2017 at 4:41 am

      @Kaiser. I agree with you. We have to try something to deter these gunmen.

  2. Donild Trimp August 9, 2017 at 9:10 am

    @Saga Boy –
    Simple – first stop the inflow of guns into Barbados.

    Every Barbadian worth his or her salt knows how the guns and ammunitions are entering Barbados.

    Oh how I wish for the days of Dirty Harry.

    A retired detective told me a story where Dirty Harry arrested some Bajan white boys for possession of drugs and took them to Hastings Police Station and the Sgt panicked and started calling lawyers, the Commissioner of Police and the ACP in charge of crime.

    I am wondering if that mentality still exist among the authorities?

    Case never reached the courts.

  3. Saga Boy August 9, 2017 at 9:30 am

    @Donald. How do you stop the inflow of gun if people get paid to see and don’t tell?

    When gov tried to install cameras in some locations at the port the unions said it was an invasion of privacy. Same response when police start searching cars on the road.


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