Linstead mechanic charged for theft of car

The Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) said its officers in Linstead, St. Catherine, have charged a man with Larceny of Motor Vehicle following an incident at Leiba Gardens in Spanish Town in the parish on Friday, October 16.

The accused is 22-year-old auto-mechanic Simon Wilson from York Street in Linstead.

The JCF said: “Reports from the Linstead Police are that, about 7:30PM, Wilson stole the complainant’s car after she exited to open her gate.

“The police were alerted and intercepted the vehicle [in Linstead] shortly after. Wilson was arrested and subsequently charged following a question and answer interview. His court date is being finalized,” the JCF added.


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