Kamorni Antoine was escorted from Barbados by his lawyer this month and later charged with burglary. (IWN photo)

Two men have been charged with burglarising the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Community College and stealing a quantity of items valued EC$45,955.01, the property of the college, police said on Friday.

The two, both residents of Glen, are Kamorni Antoine, a 24-year-old mason, and Shorn Cabral, 18, a labourer.

Police say the burglary occurred between 7 p.m. on Aug. 28 and 2 p.m. on Aug. 30.

The men were charged on Tuesday and appeared at the Serious Offences Court on Wednesday.

They were granted bail in the sum of $50,000 each and were placed on curfew from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.

They are also to surrender all travel documents.

The matter is scheduled for summary trial on Oct. 12.

Police last week issued a wanted notice for Antoine, who was escorted back to St. Vincent from Barbados by lawyer Israel Bruce on Sunday.

After the burglary, college officials have remained tight-lipped amidst reports that the burglar(s) made off with a vault containing upwards of EC$30,000 that the college had collected as students’ registration fees.

When contacted about the burglary earlier this month, Nigel Scott, director of the college, told I-Witness News, “That’s not a story.”