Bus driver charged for chopping policeman

July 08, 2020

A bus driver has been charged for the wounding of an on-duty policeman in Spanish Town, St. Catherine on Wednesday, July 01. 

Charged is forty-six-year-old Denvar Needham, bus driver of Eltham Acres, Spanish Town in St. Catherine.

Police reports are that about 6:15 p.m., Needham used a machete to chop a policeman who was on duty to his right hand, then fled the scene. 

He was apprehended the following day in Guys Hill, St. Catherine and charged on Tuesday, July 07, following a question and answer session with his attorney.

His court date is being finalised.

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