Man nabbed with toy gun near Palm Court

-charged with attempt to commit felony

Dennis Downer, who the police say was held with a toy gun in the vicinity of the Palm Court Restaurant on Main Street, was yesterday charged with awaiting an opportunity to commit an armed robbery.

Downer, 24, of 42 D’Urban Street, Lodge was placed on $65,000 bail when he appeared before city magistrate Fabayo Azore and he denied the charge.

The allegation against Downer is that on August 18, at Georgetown, in a public place, he was …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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