[www.inewsguyana.com] – A 48-year-old businessman of Durban Street, Georgetown, was yesterday placed on his own recognizance for threatening his wife, making use of abusive language and assaulted his Sister-in-Law.
Paul Hamilton pleaded not guilty to three charges before Chief Magistrate Priya Sewnarine-Beharry and the matters were transferred before Magistrate Geeta Chandan-Edmond for October 10.
Particulars of the first charge alleged that on September 9 at Water Street, Georgetown, he made use of threatening language to Juneann Hamilton where a breach of the peace may be occasioned.
The second and third charges alleged that on the same day at Water Street, he unlawfully assaulted his Sister-in-Law Shondell Bynle and made use of abusive language to her.
Police Prosecutor Michael Grant did not object to bail and the defendant was also bonded to keep the peace pending the outcome of the matter.