Man Remanded To Prison For His Own Safety

A man who appeared in court yesterday on gun and ammunition charges, has been remanded to Her Majesty’s Prison for his own protection after he reported to the police that his life is in endangered and he has been on the run since 2007.

Ricardo McFee, pleaded not guilty to the two charges which Chief Magistrate Rechanne Browne-Matthias read to him in the Serious Offenses Court.

McFee is accused of the unlawful possession of a firearm and fifty rounds of ammunition.

The offenses were allegedly committed on May 4.

Police allegedly seized a .380 Glock Pistol and 50 rounds of .380 ammunition from him in Kingstown last Wednesday.

Source (Midweek Searchlight)