A 60-year-old Richland Park has found himself in trouble with the law, charged with in connection with the alleged chopping of another villager.
Austin Jack appeared before the Serious Offences Court, in Kingstown, on Tuesday, where he was read the indictable charge that on July 28, at Richland Park, he did unlawfully and maliciously wound Augustine Dick with intent so to do.
Jack was not required to plead to the indictable charge.
Prosecutor Station Sergeant of Police Renrick Cato did not object to Jack’s bail.
The court heard that the virtual complainant is alleged to have received cutlass wounds to the neck, left hand and left leg and was recovering at home.
Chief Magistrate granted Jack EC$6,000 bail and ordered him to have no contact with the virtual complainant. He is to report to the Mesopotamia Police Station every Friday between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m.