Hakeem Mills of Farm Site, Sandy Point has been arrested, formally charged and cautioned for the offences of attempted murder, and three (3) charges of shooting at with intent stemming from the Wednesday (March 01) shooting incident in Mount Idle, Sandy Point which saw the home of an Area resident being shot at.
Also charged is Omari Frederick of Farms Site, Sandy Point. Mills and Frederick were charged with the offences of attempted murder, and three (3) charges of shooting at with intent.
Head of the Crime Directorate, ACP Andre Mitchell said, “I commend the men of the Violent Crimes Unit, the Forensic Services Unit, the Special Victims Unit and the Officers of Division “B” for building these cases so far. Their teamwork and thoroughness must be commended.” He added, “the continued forging of relationships with the communities is yielding the results to enhance citizen safety.”
ACP Mitchell also stressed, “it is time for parents and other family members to engage our young people and encourage them to find sensible ways of settling disputes, and also to turn away from a life of crime.”