Kingston man charged for hitting Good Samaritan in head with stone

Kingston man charged for hitting Good Samaritan in head with stone

Sunday, October 25, 2020

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — A Kingston man was yesterday charged with unlawful wounding following an incident which occurred on Slipe Pen Road on August 23.

Charged is 26-year-old Anthony Hamilton.

Lawmen said that about 7:30 am, the complainant was on Slipe Pen Road when he observed Hamilton arguing with a woman.

The complainant intervened and Hamilton used a stone to hit him in the head.

The complainant was transported to hospital where he was treated and released. Hamilton was subsequently arrested and charged.

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