After months of adjournments, the yearlong trial finally came to a head when prosecutors were forced to admit that they were unable to produce material witness in the form of former police Corporal 297 Joseph Albertson.
George allegedly assaulted Albertson with a firearm on November 8, 2012. The same firearm was later proved to be in George’s possession without benefit of a license.
Presiding magistrate Christine Phulchere dismissed the case telling George he was granted a second chance.
“These are very serious charges. The court has found you not guilty; this does not mean that you are innocent,” Magistrate Phulchere told George.
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