The man charged is 21-year-old Romario Brown, a tattoo and makeup artist of Rocky Valley, Stony Hill in St. Andrew.
Brown was charged on Tuesday evening. A court date is to be announced soon.
He was apprehended in St Ann last Friday.
The 21 Year old Romario is scheduled to appear before the St. Andrew Parish Court later this month.
Pottinger’s body was found at his home at Yarico Place, Kingston 20, last Thursday.
Reports are that about 5:20 p.m., a relative went to visit Pottinger after becoming concerned about being unable to make contact with him for several days and discovered the body. The Police were called and during the processing of the crime scene, it was revealed that the body, which had begun decomposing, had stab wounds to the back.