Councilor for the Seaview Gardens Division in West St. Andrew, the PNP’s Hazel Anderson, and well known PNP activist, Karen Cross, were today arrested and charged for stealing electricity.

Both women were released on bail after they were charged with illegal abstraction of electricity.

Councilor Anderson this afternoon confirmed with our news center that she was arrested and charged by the Duhaney Park police.

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It’s understood the charge relates to a property in Seaview Gardens which was occupied by Councilor Anderson. She offered an explanation for the alleged illegal connection.

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In the meantime, Miss Cross also confirmed this afternoon that she was charged today with illegal abstraction of electricity. She declined to say when she’s to appear in court.

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Karen Cross, well-known PNP activist, speaking this afternoon with Nationwide’s Abka Fitz-Henley. Cross, who’s a Justice of the Peace, was also charged at the Duhaney Park police station.

The location of the property which Miss Cross is accused of using to steal electricity is not immediately clear. Police personnel have also confirmed the arrests.

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