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Glenville Callwood charged with theft

Glenville Callwood appeared in court yesterday May 30, 2016 charged with theft. Photo: Facebook
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A young man, Glenville Callwood, appeared in the Magistrate's Court yesterday Monday May 30, 2016 charged with theft.

He is said to have broken into the home of a woman in Baughers Bay on the main island of Tortola and attempted to steal articles belonging to her.

The court heard that on November 5, 2015 at about 3:00 am the woman who was said to be "between sleep and wake" saw a "shadowy figure" over her nightstand in her bedroom and she started to scream, causing the thief to drop one of the items he had in his hands.

However, he managed to hold on to a handbag which he took with him as he fled to another room in the house where he got briefly entangled with a curtain.

The "shadowy figure" then fled outside and eventually dropped the other item he was holding.

The court heard that the virtual complainant and her roommate recognised Callwood with whom they are acquainted with as he ran under a streetlight.

Callwood was charged following a report which was made to the Police. He is to return to court on July 4, 2016 to face additional charges.

The court heard too that Callwood has a long “rap sheet” which includes handling stolen goods, burglary, criminal damage and criminal trespass.

18 Responses to “Glenville Callwood charged with theft”

  • Foot solider (31/05/2016, 16:57) Like (0) Dislike (3) Reply
    oh boy can't believe it is he!
  • notes (31/05/2016, 17:56) Like (19) Dislike (2) Reply
    the petty thieves get named and shamed but those that rob the taxpayer's hard earned dollar build mansions and temples
  • Talk that. (31/05/2016, 20:15) Like (7) Dislike (0) Reply
    Tis straight Balsum Ghut he going. He going learn to stop thief up there.
  • musa (31/05/2016, 21:12) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
    mr note one temple in the bvi and we do not have any thieves
  • Hobby (31/05/2016, 21:43) Like (7) Dislike (0) Reply
    No one has the right to violate people privacy, and terrorize them, especially at their homes by breaking in...This is serious.. He lucky he came out alife.
  • Too Thief (01/06/2016, 07:42) Like (3) Dislike (0) Reply
    Aint this Officer glend boii?
  • OMG (01/06/2016, 07:44) Like (1) Dislike (1) Reply
    Dude. I just talked to you about two weeks ago. I didn't know u had a long rap sheet. Hope the magistrate takes it easy on you because you have a bright future ahead of you. Honestly, you do.
  • HeHe (01/06/2016, 10:53) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
    flower boy u will get some time this time
  • kelo (01/06/2016, 11:44) Like (2) Dislike (2) Reply
    The law is always on the little man when we going lock up the politicans for THEIF
  • qc (02/06/2016, 06:37) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
    Our cruel and unrelenting judicial/political/economic systems leave us no choice but a brave resistance!!
  • oo (03/06/2016, 23:22) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
    Tortola people always want bad for the people that is around them. What does that sound have to do with any or you all? Tortola price will never know how tf to kind their own damn business. You could do 99 things right and you know what TORTOLA dumb ass people going to remember the one time that they do wrong . I now saying that he only do what he did once, but if it wasn't anybody in and one of you family's, you all would want to be the one to be begging the judge to don't send them jail .

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