Chris “Chris B” Sylvester has been granted bail in the sum of $30,000 in his own recognizance when he appeared in court on Friday.
The budding calypsonian is facing several charges in relation to a shooting incident in St. Joseph on July 8.
Strict conditions have been attached to his bail. He has been ordered to report to the St. Joseph police station Monday to Friday between 7:00 am and 7:00 pm, he is not to interfere with witnesses and has told to surrender all travel documents.
The matter will be heard again in court on December 9.
The police say the shooting incident occurred after an alleged argument over $2.
He faced a number of charges including possession of of a firearm and ammunition without a valid license, unlawful and malicious shooting with the intent to cause grievous bodily harm, among others.
He has been at the state prison since his arrest.