Bequia man charged for assault of former common-law wife

Myron Friday of Hamilton Bequia an employee of the St. Vincent Brewery on the Grenadines Island of Bequia has been arrested and charged for the offence of assault causing actual bodily harm on his former common-law wife Yasmine Woods of the same address on Monday, November 6th, 2017.

Reports are that on the date in question Woods went to the beach with her two children and it was during such time that Friday approached Woods and pushed her and she proceeded to take her two kids and began to walk away when Friday again went up to her and slapped her causing injury.

He was escorted to the Kingstown Magistrates Court on Wednesday, November 8th facing the charge before Senior Magistrate Bertie Pompey to which he entered a guilty plea.  He was fined $300 forthwith or face a four months jail term.