Teen accused of stealing from pensioner released on bail

Arshaad Kowshall, an 18-year-old labourer was last Friday placed on bail after he was charged with stealing from an Essequibo pensioner.

Kowshall of Reliance, Essequibo Coast is accused of committing the act against Sattie Narine, 63, of Capoey Compound, Essequibo Coast.

The incident occurred between November 4- 6 2023, at Anna Regina Market, Essequibo Coast.

Kowshall appeared before Magistrate Esther Sam at the Suddie Magistrate’s Court where the charge was read to him.

He pleaded not guilty. And although the prosecutor objected, Kowshall was released on $50,000 bail.

The case was adjourned to March 26 for disclosure of statements.