The son of a Government Minister and his ex-girlfriend are expected to face a Magistrate in Bartica after they allegedly assaulted each other during a row.
According to a Police statement, Hector Broomes, who is the son of Minister Simona Broomes, will face one count of assault causing grevious bodily harm.
His ex-girlfriend will face the same assault charge and another for throwing missiles. The charges follow legal advice and the two are being charged under the Summary Jurisdiction (Offenses) Act, Chapter 8:02.
Meanwhile, Police Commander, Senior Superintendent Kevin Adonis, is denying a report carried on the PPP aligned Citizen’s Report site that he was ever threatened by the Minister in the matter.
The Police Force said the Commander has “vehemently denied” the Citizen’s Report accusation.