Kirkby man sent to crown court after shooting incident

A 26-year-old man has appeared in court after a man was shot in the thigh in Kirkby.

Friday, 10th August 2018, 4:17 pm
Updated Monday, 13th August 2018, 11:37 am

Ashton Dellamonica, of Vernon Road, Kirkby, appeared at Mansfield Magistrates’ Court today, charged with GBH and possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life.

The shooting incident took place on Southwell Close on Monday, August 6, at around 9pm.

Prosecutor Neil Hollett said: “There are substantial grounds to believe he would commit further offences, interfere with witnesses or obstruct justice and fail to attend court.”

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Nick Walsh, for Mr Dellamonica, argued that his client should be bailed with conditions, including living at another address, being electronically tagged, and reporting to a police station on a daily basis.

He was remanded in custody until September 7, to appear via video-link at Nottingham Crown Court.