Vernon Sylvester Lyte, of Balls Land, Christ Church charged with serious bodily harm.
The security guard accused of beating a Lester Vaughan School boy on Sunday night while on the compound of Copacabana club, Bay Street, St. Michael, was arrested and charged today with serious bodily harm.
Forty four year old Vernon Sylvester Lyte, of Balls Land, Christ Church appeared in the District “A” Magistrate’s Court today to answer the charge of inflicting injuries to the 15 year student.
Police said Lyte, who also works at the same school, was released on $10,000 bail with one surety and ordered to return to court on October 29.
The student, who underwent emergency surgery at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, reportedly sustained severe injuries to his lungs, kidneys and bowels.