A man was brought before the Kingstown Magistrate’s Court on Monday, charged with attempted bigamy.
Brent Samuel, of Ottley Hall, was arrested at Buccament Bay on Saturday, as he was allegedly about to marry a second wife.
On Monday, he was read two indictable charges in connection with his alleged crime.
Samuel was charged that on Nov. 22, 2018, at Kingstown, he gave RochelleNanton of Cane End, she
He was further charged that on Dec. 8, 2018, at Buccament Bay, with intent to commit the
Samuel was not required to plead to the charges.
Prosecutor Renwick Cato told the court that the Crown had no objection to the man’s bail but was asking that he provide sufficient surety and be ordered to report to police.
The prosecutor also asked that the matter
Senior Magistrate Rickie Burnett granted EC$5,000 bail with one surety and ordered Samuel to report to the Central Police Station on Mondays between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.
The matter was adjourned and transferred to the Serious Offences Court for the next hearing on Jan. 2, 2019.