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Court Dismisses Quincy “B” Writ of Arrest
By Ballah M. Kollie
MONROVIA, April 17 (LINA) – Traffic Court Judge Jomah Jallah Monday dropped charges against the Manager of Quincy “B” and order the Writ of Arrest of Quincy “B” dismissed.
Judge Jomah decision is based on the report of the Sheriff of the Traffic Court.
The sheriff returns noted that the living body of Quincy “B”, for which the writ prayed for by the Ministry of Justice and issued by the Traffic Court, is dead.
Recently, the Ministry of Justice noted that the defendant (Quincy B”) recklessly drove on March 3 in the area of 1st Street Sinkor and committed an accident that resulted into death, injuries, and property damage and was charged and sent to court.
Quincy “B” Manager, Louis McCarthy, was charged for Consent of Unregistered vehicle, and Failure to Maintain Proof of financial security.
However, Cllr. Beyan Howard, who defended McCarthy interest, said that McCarthy should be relieved of the crimes against him because he has shown proof to the police that the vehicle does not belong to him but to the late Quincy “B”.
Howard cited the bill of sale and passport of Quincy “B” is as clear evidence that the vehicle belongs to the late Liberian music icon.
Cllr. Howard also alerted the court that, the late Quincy “B” was duty bound to have registered the vehicle and maintain insurance policy before operating it as required by the Revenue Code of Liberia.
However, the Counsel who represented the State did not opposed to Cllr. Howard’s submission resulting to the dismissal of the case.