No more blows!

magistrate orders man to keep his hands off his child’s mother

A 29-year-old man was Monday ordered to keep his hands to himself after he admitted to assaulting the mother of his child on Sunday, occasioning her actual bodily harm.

Shayne Renaldo Harvey, of 1st Avenue Chapman Lane, St Michael, was also ordered to vacate Sheena Taylor’s home by
6 p.m. Monday after she informed Magistrate Douglas Frederick that the relationship was over.

In outlining the facts of the case, the prosecutor, Sergeant Rudy Pilgrim, revealed that an argument broke out at Taylor’s home around 5 a.m. after Harvey arrived and that the accused man, who is the father of the woman’s three-week-old daughter, inflicted “two blows” to her face.

However, while admitting to hitting the mother of his child, Harvey said, “It was reflex. I am sorry. I was trying to get the phone from she . . . and I give a quick one hand punch and left home.

“It was one lash,” he insisted, while stressing that “I ain’t beat she.”

However, Frederick immediately told him that he must keep his hands to himself.

Taylor meanwhile told the magistrate that she was through with the relationship because “I don’t want to go through this again”.

The magistrate then ordered that Harvey compensate Taylor $100 for her injuries by tomorrow.

He also been placed him on a bond to keep the peace and be on his best behaviour for the next six months. If he breaches the order, he will have to pay the court $2,000 forthwith or spend three months in jail.

18 Responses to No more blows!

  1. Antheia Springer-Williams
    Antheia Springer-Williams December 19, 2017 at 2:31 am

    Blasted idiot, I don’t think the punishment was harsh enough for him not to hit another woman again. He should be relaxing in Dodds for Christmas!

  2. Sharon Woolley
    Sharon Woolley December 19, 2017 at 3:03 am

    What sort of idiot magistrate gives a cowardly thug like this just $100 for hitting a woman. This is no deterrent for him or any other so called men, the magistrate is a disgrace

  3. Donna Melissa Bynoe
    Donna Melissa Bynoe December 19, 2017 at 4:05 am

    Wow but they jail a man for stealing food.

  4. Kim K Smith
    Kim K Smith December 19, 2017 at 4:37 am

    Who has children with these monsters? Ladies know your worth. This young lady just had a baby. What’s wrong with our society?

  5. Angus Benn
    Angus Benn December 19, 2017 at 4:59 am

    All depends on the injury that she sustain. They have a child together. The magistrate take that into consideration.

  6. Angus Benn
    Angus Benn December 19, 2017 at 5:04 am

    A man stealing food and gone to jail. Donna Melissa Bynoe Do you check to see how much Times he was warned. Sometimes some of these people are on bonds and they break the bond. What do expect the magistrate to do set them free to make people lives miserable.

  7. Sheron Inniss December 19, 2017 at 6:31 am

    The law as usual; an ass. Steupse. That is one of the reasons persons end up taking the law into their own hands.

  8. Corey Bristol
    Corey Bristol December 19, 2017 at 6:34 am

    how the hell did he get off so easy

  9. Andrew Ward
    Andrew Ward December 19, 2017 at 7:54 am

    He dont get any time..but a homeless guy steal pack of biscuits and a can of corned beef got to do 6 months. Barbados judicial system backwards..

  10. Kearn Williams
    Kearn Williams December 19, 2017 at 8:52 am

    I feel when them so beat women their hands should be cut off. Blasted idiot. But after having a child just 3 wks ago d relationship over? poor little child. I hope the infant has good family support that can show real love and affection

  11. Dianne Griffith
    Dianne Griffith December 19, 2017 at 8:54 am

    My thing is how could it be a reflex action twice in the same area and i believe that he got off easy if i was the judge my reflex action would be to place his ass in prison reflex action my butt

  12. Angus Benn
    Angus Benn December 19, 2017 at 9:12 am

    Sometimes these monsters give them more money.

  13. kk December 19, 2017 at 9:38 am

    The magistrate had to be a man. $100?, big man um is Christmas, he hit she, d child still got to eat, a ham is a $100, good god d woman still got to buy pampers.

  14. kk December 19, 2017 at 9:41 am

    Shayne Renaldo Harvey, let me put that in my lil memo book, casue if the child is only 3 weeks old and them done, trouble now start.

  15. Veroniva Boyce
    Veroniva Boyce December 19, 2017 at 1:00 pm

    He need to behave and find something constructive to do. Give him a job to fill up the pots!


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