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Dec 11, 2009

American national charged for assaulting businesswoman

Story PictureAn aviation technician who was previously convicted of trafficking crack cocaine appeared in court today for assaulting a woman. The American national, forty two year old John Gibson, a guest at Gulf Hotel, was charged with assaulting businesswoman, fifty four year old Cheng Hsui Chu. In court she said that the incident occurred around nine this morning when Gibson entered the hotel looking for someone. She claimed that he was making a lot of noise and she threatened to call the police. This was when he pushed her down. Gibson promptly pleaded guilty and was fined two hundred and fifty dollars. He was previously convicted of drug trafficking after he was busted inside a room at the same hotel where he had been staying.


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