Father charged with assaulting teacher
A man accused of assaulting a primary school teacher was granted bail by the District “A” Magistrates’ Court today.
Kodie Matthew Gittens, of 1st Avenue Beckles Hill, St Michael, pleaded not guilty when he went before Acting Magistrate Alliston Seale.
The 32-year-old mason is accused of assaulting his son’s teacher, Christopher Deane, at the Arthur Smith Primary School on February 24.
The magistrate ordered Gittens not to interfere with the complainant and was prohibited from entering the school compound.
The father was given $1,500 bail and his matter adjourned until May 13.