The Point (Banjul)

18 June 2014

Gambia: Threatening Violence Lands Man in Court

One Dame Secka of Brikama was recently arraigned before Magistrate Dayo Small of the Brikama Magistrates' Court, charged with criminal trespass and threatening violence.

According to the particulars of offence on count one, the accused, Dame Secka, on 13 May 2014, at Gunjur Medina Salam, in Kombo South, West Coast Region, willfully and unlawfully entered into the compound of one Ebrima Jaiteh with intent to intimidate or annoy the said Ebrima Jaiteh, thereby committed an offence.

Count two stated that the accused on the same day and at the same place threatened to kill Ebrima Jaiteh with a cutlass, and thereby committed an offence

He denied the charges and was granted bail of D20, 000 with a Gambian surety.

Hearing continues.

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