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Police still hunting Marlie Mount robber

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The Old Harbour police say they are still hunting the accomplice of Romario Patterson, who is in lockup in connection with the March 11, 2016 robbery in Marlie Mount St Catherine.

Patterson, who is charged with two counts of robbery and carrying an offensive weapon, is scheduled for a second court appearance at the Old Harbour Resident Magistrate after he was denied bail recently.

Police information is that Patterson, 18, of a Wellside Lane address and another young man robbed two females who were walking along Marlie Drive at about 9:20 pm.

The victims were robbed of their mobile phones among other personal items.

But fortunately for the women, immediately after they were robbed, a team of police on vehicular patrol was in the vicinity and were alerted to their cause.

A running gun battle ensued minutes later, following which Patterson was caught but his partner in crime escaped.

Patterson was identified by the victims who recovered some of their belongings.

His accomplice is said to be known by the police and is facing additional charges including shooting and robbery with aggravation.

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