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Two persons were on Wednesday ordered to pay a ,000 fine altogether, after it was alleged that they unlawfully wounded and assaulted each other.
Tianna Daniels, of Lot 17 Broad and Lombard streets pleaded guilty with explanation to the charge of unlawful wounding after making her appearance in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts before Magistrate Fabayo Azore.
It is alleged that on March 23, 2016 at Broad and Lombard streets she unlawfully harmed Keith Mitchell.
According to the Daniels on the day in question, March 23, she was standing waiting on her boyfriend when Mitchell premeditated to throw a bucket of water on her, which provoked her and she retaliated by throwing a bottle at the Mitchell’s head.
Daniels phone (Plum) which was in her underwear was damaged as a result of the incident. She also claimed that the phone was fairly new as it was only purchased in February of this year.
Keith Daniels, 17, of Lot 17 of the same address was also cross-charged.
It is alleged that on the same day at the same location, he unlawfully assaulted Tianna Daniels.
According to the prosecutor’s facts both Daniels and Mitchell reside in the same yard. And on the day in question Mitchell engaged in playing with water by throwing it on Daniels, after which she picked up a bottle and threw it at his forehead, causing injuries.
The prosecutor had no objections to bail, however he asked that bail be set at a substantial amount.
Daniels was ordered by the magistrate to pay a fine of ,000 or spend a default of 6 months in prison.
Keith Mitchell was placed on ,000 bail as well as a bond to keep the peace. The matter was adjourned to May 16, 2016.