Bail denied for man accused of beating Venezuelan woman in viral video

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    The man allegedly seen threatening and abusing a Venezuelan woman in a viral video, was today denied bail.

    31 year old Avalon Callender of Diego Martin was charged with kidnapping and wounding with intent.

    The victim was at her Debe home on October 30th when she got into an altercation with the suspect, who prevented her from leaving the house and allegedly beat her.

    She managed to escape and was treated for multiple injuries.

    Video footage of the woman being threatened and abused was subsequently posted to social media.

    According to the TTPS, when information on the post reached Police Commissioner Gary Griffith, an investigation was immediately launched, resulting in the suspect’s arrest on  November 1st in Gasparillo.

    Charges being laid several days later, on November 4th.