“Chris B” gets bail

Chris B was granted bail
Chris B was granted bail

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.

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9 Comments

  1. grell
    September 2, 2014

    Chris take a boat and disappear,the justice system in Dominica is a waste,its all about the money,slap in the face for the victims.

  2. ella
    September 2, 2014

    should we be getting a calypso on that too????????????

  3. RealBadMan
    August 31, 2014

    @ dominican in U.K….. Ten to one is murder.. The Migthy Sparrow…Slinger Francisco

  4. Anonymous
    August 30, 2014

    Chris you should be ashame of yourself. You almost kill four people over two dollars. They should never reduce your bail who ever did this should think of those whom you hurt.

  5. shame
    August 30, 2014

    Why was there a bail reduction? How can you recklessly use a firearm and fire shots indiscrimately, because you felt that you are untouchable. What is the logic behind the bail reduction. Where is the law to protect the victims. It is bad enough that a single mother of four was shot in both hands and be hospitalized, but, somehow you were given a bail reduction. Three people got wounded plus your intended victim. We know tomorrow it will be business as usual. You run the Route my boy.

    • Labour Right
      August 30, 2014

      You are so correct, however it would be more meaningful and balanced if you consider it against the five police officers who are currently accused of ruthlessly beating a man to death. They are out zero dollars bail. For that matter they may never be charged due to various” technicalities”. So according to the police commissioner: “whats good for the goose is good for the gander.” So allow the law to take its course.

  6. August 29, 2014

    HE SHOUld be ashamed of himself, in his position he should be seen as a role model for the youths not a gangster come on. What was that about.

  7. August 29, 2014

    Happy for you bro.I Hope you learn your lesson.Think before you act.Praying for you and the people you hurt.

    • joystick
      August 30, 2014

      am so happy for you my friend i hope you learn a good lesson from that .just be strong and pray hard.god will see you throuuh

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