2 in court for allegedly causing bodily harm

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Baba Jadama and Mariama Fatty were Monday arraigned before Magistrate Joof of the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court, charged with assault, causing actual bodily harm.

Both denied the charge and were each granted court bail in the sum of D20, 000, with a Gambian surety.

The case was adjourned until 25 October 2017.

The charge on count one read that on 7 October 2017, at Sanchaba Sulay Jobe, in the Kanifing Municipality, unlawfully assaulted one Dembo D. Sonko with a stone on his head, causing him actual bodily harm.

Count two revealed that they assaulted one Saffie Jeng with a stone on her mouth, causing her actual bodily harm on her lips.

Author: Isatou Senghore-Njie