Five Ocho Rios inmates charged after viral assault video

ST ANN, Jamaica— The Ocho Rios Police in St Ann have charged five men who were allegedly seen in a video assaulting another inmate. The men have been charged with assault occasioning grievous bodily harm and unlawful wounding following the incident in the Ocho Rios lock up on Thursday, January 19.

The men have been identified as:

· Dejaro Taylor, 33 otherwise called ‘Dusso’ of Steer Town, St Ann

· Theoni Flemings, 21, of Islington, St Mary

· Dale Douglas, 32, of Colegate, St Ann

· Richard Jackson, 23, of Hart Street, Kingston

· Tajar Lynch, 20, of Runaway Bay, St Ann

Reports are that between 8:00 pm and 9:00 pm, an argument developed among the men when the inmate was assaulted. He was taken to the hospital where he was treated and released back in the custody of the police.

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