Two Linden men were charged on Wednesday, August 4 under the Sexual Offences Act at Georgetown’s Magistrate Court.
Edward Reddock, of Lot 678 South Amelia’s Ward, Linden was arrested on August 1 and charged with two counts of assault and two counts of exposure of genitals that occurred on 18th June 2021.
The 49-year-old appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan via zoom at Georgetown Magistrate’s Court #1.
Charges were laid under Section 21 of the Summary Jurisdiction Act Chapter 08:02 and Section 28 (2) (a) of the Sexual Offences Act Chapter 8:03.
He pleaded guilty for the two counts of assault and was fined $15,000 each on both charges; and, not guilty on the two counts of exposure of genitals. He was further remanded to prison until August 19 2021 for a report.
Meanwhile, on May 14, Keron Vandregen, aged 20 years of Blueberry Hill Wismar, Linden was arrested and charged for sexual activity with a child under 16 years which occurred on 28th April 2021.
The accused appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan via zoom on Wednesday, but was not required to plea to the indictable charge under Section 11 (3) of the Sexual Offences Act Chapter 8:03
He was placed on $150,000 bail and the matter was postponed to August 18 a report also.