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Straughn bailed on serious bodily harm charge

COURT TODAY BLOCKAckean Jamari Straughn has been accused of inflicting serious bodily harm on Linwall Walkes on October 25 last year, with intent to maim, disfigure or disable him.

The accused, 23, who resides at 5th Avenue Deacons Court, St Michael, went before a Bridgetown court earlier Tuesday.

Not required to plead to the indictable offence, Straughn was placed on an
8 p.m. until 6 a.m. curfew by District ‘A’ Magistrate Kristie Cuffy-Sargeant. He was also ordered to stay away from the complainant and to report to Black Rock Police Station every Tuesday before noon.

The labourer was released on $8,000 bail and is to return to the District ‘A’ Magistrates Court on November 3.

Straughn was represented by attorney-at-law Alphonso Carew.

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