Teacher fined

Daily Nation (Barbados) - - News -

TORTOLA – The court on Wed­nes­day gave a Ja­maican teacher a fine and sus­pended sen­tence for re­port­edly in­flict­ing 11 lashes on a two-year-old for soil­ing the school’s bath­room walls with fae­ces.

Sharon Sal­mon, 52, was or­dered to pay US$500 in one month or, in de­fault, serve 30 days at Her Majesty’s Prison. She was also given a three-month prison sen­tence, which was sus­pended for one year.

Sal­mon is still a teacher at the school.

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