Man, 21, charged in nightclub shooting

by: Barbara Walkin, Night Editor

Javaro Davis, 21, of Hudson Estates appeared before Deputy Chief Magistrate Helen Jones in Court # 3 to answer charges of murder levied agains him  in connection with the death of 27-year-old Rimardo Rolle.

 Davis’ Friday morning court arraignment stemmed from a shooting incident at a popular night club on Queens Highway Sunday, March 9.

According to reports from Police Public Affairs and Communications officer, Insp. Terecita Pinder following the event, sometime around 2:00 a.m. Sunday police received information of a shooting at the night spot.

Officers were dispatched to the scene and on arrival, they found a male suffering from gunshot injuries to the upper body.

The male was rushed to the hospital by EMT personnel for further medical assistance.

Doctors had listed the victim’s condition as serious; however, sometime around 9:45 a.m. that fateful Sunday, Rolle succumbed to his injuries.

At the time Insp. Pinder disclosed that two males - a 26 and 21 year old, both of Grand Bahama, were assisting police with their investigations into the shooting incident.

And, police were also appealing to the general public for anyone with information that can assist the police to contact them at telephone number 350-3107/8, 911/919 or call your nearest police station.

Yesterday, Davis was hauled to court where he was not allowed to enter a plea.

Rolle’s mother and family members were in court and sat quietly as the charge was read against Davis.

He was remanded to Her Majesty’s Prison in New Providence until the preliminary inquiry into this matter which is set to begin June 3, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.

Davis was represented by attorney Simeon Brown.

Published  Saturday, March 15,  2014

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