Ruto helicopter pilot to stay behind bars until Monday
24 February 2016, 16:06
Nairobi - The helicopter pilot who assaulted a policewoman in Nyandarua has been charged at the Kinangop Law courts.
Capital News Alistair Patrick however denied charges of assault and causing
disturbance when he flew Deputy President William Ruto to attend a
church service in the area.
He has been remanded until Monday next week when the court will rule on his bail application.
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The pilot was arrested in Nairobi on Tuesday and briefly detained at
the Kilimani Police Station before being taken to Nyandarua where the
crime was committed.
Kwae Island Development Limited, The Standard reported which operates helicopter 5Y-DSN says
it has already terminated his services following the incident that
caused uproar on social media.
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