DJ arraigned for fracturing man’s jaw

first_imgA 22-year-old Disc jockey (DJ) was on Thursday remanded to prison when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts for fracturing a man’s jaw during an argument.Kenal Jennings, of Wismar Housing Scheme, Linden, Region 10 Region (Upper Demerara-Berbice), appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan and was not required to plead to the charge which stated that on December 8, 2019, at Four Corner, Wismar, Linden, he unlawfully and maliciously inflicted grievous bodily harm on Devon Anthony Williams.Facts presented by the court prosecutor stated that on the day in question, the victim and his friends were at the “Four Corner” consuming alcohol when he and the defendant had an exchange of words.The court was further told that the defendant became annoyed, took out a firearm from his waist and dealt the victim several lashes to his face.The injured man was taken to the Linden Hospital Complex where he was treated before being referred to the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) where he remains a patient.Jennings, on the other hand, made good his escape.The prosecutor objected to bail on the grounds of the serious nature of the offence and the penalty the charge attracts.The prosecutor also highlighted the fact that the firearm was not recovered and the victim is still hospitalised with a fractured jaw are also grounds for bail not to be granted.Jennings is slated for court on December 30, 2019, at the Linden Magistrate’s Courts.last_img read more


first_imgThe Kia car on its side after the crash a short time ago. Pic Donegal Daily.BREAKING NEWS: A motorist has been rushed to hospital after a dramatic car crash in Donegal Town.The Kia vehicle he was driving flipped over on to its side after colliding with a Ford car just before 11am.Fire crews, ambulance staff and Gardaí are at the scene where the female driver of the Ford car has been treated for shock. The badly-damaged Ford car which was also involved in the crash.The scene at Upper St has been sealed off, with large tailbacks at the centre of Donegal Town as a result.Gardaí forensic collision investigators are due to arrive at the scene shortly to begin an investigation in to the crash.One eye witness said, “Both drivers seem to very shaken up.“The driver of the Kia whose car turned on its side, doesn’t appear to be too badly hurt. “It look as if he’s been very lucky though.”Fire crews are now beginning to preserve the scene, and are planning to remove the vehicles once the Gardaí carry out their investigations.Gardaí have warned motorists that the road may be closed for a number of hours.Gardai arrive at this morning’s crash. BREAKING NEWS: MOTORIST RUSHED TO HOSPITAL AFTER DRAMATIC CRASH was last modified: October 10th, 2014 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:crashdonegalDonegal TownGardailast_img read more