A 19-year-old was granted $5,000 bail when he appeared in a Bridgetown court today on a criminal charge.
It is alleged that Daquan Rachad Oneal Jordan-Atkins, of Lot 7B, Lower Bydes Mill, St George assaulted Jan Howell on September 12 occasioning her actual bodily harm.
The accused pleaded not guilty to the charge when he appeared before Magistrate Kristie Cuffy-Sargeant today and was released on the condition that he stays away from Howell until the case has been adjudicated.
He will next appear in the No. 2 District ‘A’ Magistrate’s Court on February 19.