February 23, 2021 – Today (February 23, 2021) Constable Onardo Walker was charged, by summons, for breaching Section 33 (b) (ii) of The Independent Commission of Investigations Act, 2010 in relation to an incident of assault committed on July 28, 2018 at Belmont District, Lawrence Tavern, St. Andrew.
Following the incident, Constable Walker was served with a Section 21 notice by an INDECOM Investigator to provide a statement to the Commission. Following numerous requests, Constable Walker failed to provide the statement. Officers are reminded that an offence is committed when there is failure to comply with any lawful requirement of the Commission, without lawful justification or excuse.
Constable Walker appeared in the Kingston and St. Andrew Parish Court where the matter was adjourned for mention on Monday, March 22, 2021.