Man sentenced to jail for breaching protection order

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Man sentenced to jail for breaching protection order

A man was sentenced to jail for three months hard labour after he admitted to breaching a protection order

Dave Jairam pleaded guilty on Thursday before a Siparia Court.

According to police at around 1 am on Thursday, PC Bahaw and other police from the South Western Division were on patrol and responded to a report of a breach of a protection order at Penal Rock Road in Penal.

A woman, who has an order against Jairam, reported that minutes earlier, at around 12.15 am, she was at her home when he arrived intoxicated and started cursing her – breaching the order which was issued on December 13 in the Siparia Magistrates’ Court for three months — from December 13 to March 29.

The court heard, PC Bahaw told the man of the offence and cautioned him.

Jairam admitted to being guilty and was arrested and taken to the Penal police station.