Sunday 29 March, 2020

Curfew, bail for three schoolboys videoed 'beating' another

A snap from the video in circulation.

A snap from the video in circulation.

Police have arrested and charged four schoolboys in relation to a social media posting and voice note, showing a schoolboy from The Deighton Griffith School being attacked and beaten by several boys from Christ Church Foundation Secondary School.

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The four boys, one age 15, and three 13-year-olds, were all arrested and jointly charged for the offence of Inflicting Bodily Harm, on the 13-year-old Deighton Griffith student on Thursday, November 9, 2017, as he walked along Church Hill Road, Christ Church, on his way home from school.

The four boys appeared before Magistrate Elwood Watts in the Oistins Magistrates Court today, Thursday, November 23, 2017.     

The 15-year-old boy was remanded to the Government Industrial School - Dodds until Monday, November 27, 2017. 

The three 13-year-old boys were all granted bail in the sum of $1,000.00, with one surety to return to Court January 31, 2018.

As part of their bail condition they are prohibited from going on the compound of The Deighton Griffith School, and have been placed on a 6:00 pm to 6:00 am curfew. 

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