THURSDAY, FEB. 16: A 53-year-old man who denied stealing more than $12,000 worth of jewellery was today remanded into custody.

Coolridge Eve pleaded not guilty to stealing three gold bangles worth $3,500 from Sovereign Jewellers on January 25.

He also denied stealing an 18-karat gold chain and an 18-karat double link bracelet worth $8,850 from Swiss Timing Ltd on January 7.

Mr Eve also denied attempting to steal jewellery from Swiss Timing Ltd on February 13.

The matter was adjourned for trial until June and the defendant was remanded into custody.