Suspect charged in robbery, burglaries

A West Bay man was arrested over the weekend in connection with a robbery and three burglaries in the latter part of 2014.  

Police said the 23-year-old suspect, named in court as Kenoi McCarval Smith, was one of two men accused of robbing another male on Walkers Road on Sept. 20. The victim was threatened with a firearm and his wallet and other items were taken.  

The break-ins occurred on Sept. 30 at an Eastern Avenue business, a home on Birch Tree Hill Road on Dec. 1 and another home on Boggy Sand Road on Dec. 31.  

Smith’s robbery case was transmitted to the Grand Court for a hearing on Feb. 27. The burglary allegations will remain in Summary Court. He is being held without bail pending the Grand Court appearance.