James Romano Whittaker, 34, appeared in Summary Court on Tuesday charged with the Oct. 16, 2014 robbery at Coconut Joe’s Bar and Grill on West Bay Road.
He was further charged with possession of an imitation firearm with intent to commit robbery.
Whittaker appeared via video link from Northward Prison. Magistrate Valdis Foldats advised that robbery is a charge that can be dealt with only in the Grand Court and transmitted the file to the higher court.
The matter was set for mention on Friday, March 13.