$40,000 bail for assault charge


    A 30-year man was granted $40,000 bail for a charge of assault occasioning actual bodily harm.

    On November 22nd, a woman was asleep at her home when she was allegedly awoken by her common law husband.

    An argument ensued during which time the man allegedly kicked and cuffed the woman.

    The accused appeared before Arima Magistrate Avion Gill on November 24th and as part of his bail conditions, was ordered not to communicate with the victim.

    He will reappear before the court on December 16th.