One man slapped with 3 month sentence.
One man was sentenced to serve three months in prison on charges of theft at the Roseau Magistrate Court earlier today, Tuesday July 3rd , 2010. Andrew Joseph of Giraudel pleaded guilty to stealing various items at the recently opened “Save a lot” supermarket, including 6 bars of cheddar cheese and mozzarella cheese all valued at $68.24 EC. During his plea in mitigation, Joseph said that he was sorry for his actions but committed the act because he was hungry. Magistrate Candia George who cautioned that defendant warned that he had started a bad trend that needs to be broken.