Former Councillor at the Castries Constituency Council (CCC), Victor Maurice, has been charged in connection with remarks he allegedly made about Castries Mayor, Peterson Francis, it has been reported.
The offending remarks were allegedly made on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, according to information obtained by St Lucia Times.
The remarks are said to have been related to the importation of a vehicle.
Maurice was charged following a complaint from the Mayor, St Lucia Times was informed.
He was charged in accordance with section 534 of the Criminal Code of Saint Lucia, Chapter 3:01 of the revised laws of Saint Lucia.
The former Councillor has been summoned to appear before the First District Court on November 15, 2018.