$750,000 bail for one ex-soldier on firearms charges; no bail for the other

Date: 
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 13:15

Chief Magistrate Marcia Ayers-Caesar has granted bail in the sum of $750,000 to 39-year-old Stephen Douglas (photo above), one of the two former soldiers held with arms and ammunition last week.

However, the second accused, 36-year-old Devon Edwards has been remanded into custody as his is facing a charge of attempted murder.

The two men made a second appearance in court today, after their arrest last week Wednesday.

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Douglas must surrender his passport and report to a police station two days per week.

The matters were adjourned to October 18th.