Benjai assaulted in Guyana

Monday, April 17, 2017 - 15:45

Soca star Benjai has been hospitalised in Guyana after being attacked.

And his attorneys are threatening legal action against the perpetrators.

According to reports, he was struck across the face with a bottle outside a nightclub.

Benjai whose real name is Rodney Leblanc had just completed a performance at palm court location and was speaking to a group of people.

According to his attorneys, Gideon Mac-Master and Keith Scotland, an altercation occurred when the driver of a car almost reversed into the group. 

They say the driver threatened Benjai with his firearm. 

One of the occupants of the vehicle reportedly hurled a bottle at Benjai which struck him in the head. 

The matter is now being investigated by the Guyana police force. 

His attorneys are threatening criminal and civil action against the perpetrators.