Alexis Perez

Alexis Perez, the Puerto Rican businessman who was a short while ago held at the Beef Island airport with $39,800 money stashed in his particular possessions, has claimed that he has not taken a tub, brushed his enamel, changed garments or spoken to his spouse and children in six days.

Perez appeared ahead of the Magistrate’s Court docket on Wednesday afternoon and educated Senior Justice of the peace Tamia Richards by way of an interpreter that he was also struggling from diabetes and hypertension and has been not able to supply medication for his sickness.

In response, the Senior Justice of the peace reported even however the accused male is in custody of nearby law enforcement, his fundamental human rights will have to be upheld. 

Crown’s reaction

Justice of the peace Richards then questioned the Crown about the Spanish-talking man’s promises.

An legal professional in the place of work of the Section of Community Prosecutions replied that though she could neither validate nor deny the claims, info from a senior law enforcement officer is that the accused man’s baggage that contains his clothing and other belongings are at the Road City Police Station (RTPS).

The prosecutor even further explained he was instructed by the senior officer that police were produced mindful of his clinical problem.

As it relates to producing a mobile phone call — which is his suitable — the Crown Counsel mentioned Perez experienced refused to give his cellphone password to the law enforcement, who have been willing to aid him. She, having said that, claimed that Perez had experimented with to reset the mobile phone to manufacturing facility configurations when he was handed his cellphone.

The cellular cell phone was subsequently taken from him simply because it was thought that there were sure matters on the gadget that could be relevant to his case. The Crown, even so, admitted to the court docket that the RTPS experienced a landline unit.

In relation to the other claims, the Crown counsel mentioned the custodians at the RTPS are the kinds who should be authorized to remedy the issues, but they were not present in court.

Probable lawsuit

Justice of the peace Richards reported if Perez’s promises are proven to be a simple fact, this could final result in a lawsuit in opposition to the territory.

Before Perez was returned to Her Majesty’s Prison in Balsam Ghut, the justice of the peace stated it is her hope that he is granted all that he calls for which include a ‘long warm shower’ and plenty of toothpaste.

She then chastised the RVIPF for their alleged maltreatment of the accused Puerto Rican.

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