The two men appeared in the Rose Hill Magistrates’ Court this Friday morning. Adrien Duval and Willian Martin, his friend, were required to post bail of Rs 3,000 and sign an IOU of Rs 15,000 each. After his release, Adrien Duval speaks of « illegal detention « and « conspiracy ». Adrien Duval and William Martin face provisional charges of dangerous driving and obstructing a police investigation.
It should be recalled that Adrian Duval was involved in a road accident in Ebene on the evening of Wednesday 21 September. The former MP and son of the opposition leader, had refused to submit to a blood alcohol test and kept the right to silence. He spent one night in the clinic and then Thursday in police custody. His friend and passenger in the car, Luciano William Martin spent the night in police custody with a blood alcohol test of 64mg.