[www.inewsguyana.com] – Forty – five – year – old Dino Bacchus, accused of unlawfully assaulting his reputed wife, appeared before City Magistrate, Judy Latchman to answer to the offense.
It is alleged that on November 20, 2015 at Riverview Ruimveldt, Georgetown, he unlawfully and maliciously assaulted Indra Kellawan. It is also alleged that on that same day at the same location, he made use of threatening language against the woman.
After the Prosecution explained the particulars of the matter and highlighted the prevalence of such offenses in society, they requested that bail be denied to the accused.
Additionally, the victim told the court that she has suffered at the hands of accused for many years; facing his assaults and dangerous threats. In this regard, Magistrate Latchman advised the victim to get a restraining order against the accused.
Bacchus was granted $60,000 bail and is scheduled to make his next court appearance on January 11, 2016.