A man accused of indecent assault and indecent exposure last week remained in custody after his second appearance in Summary Curt on Tuesday.
Leandro Solomon, 28, first appeared in court on Oct. 18, after he was named as the person in video footage circulated on social media. Attorney Kathleen Ryan, who represented him at the time, said he strongly denied the charges.
She also told the court that she had viewed the video herself and, in her opinion, the person’s identity could not be determined. The video has not been shown in court.
The charges arose from an incident said to have occurred in the early hours of Oct. 15 in an area along South Church Street in George Town.
Mr. Solomon was remanded in custody and this week attorney Prathna Bodden indicated she was now representing the defendant. She asked Magistrate Adam Roberts to order an assessment of fitness to plead.
She also indicated that she would be applying for bail in the Grand Court, since bail had been refused in the lower court.
The magistrate set the matter for mention again on Thursday, Nov. 1.