J Hus to face trial on knife charge

The U.K. artist will go on trial in London this December.

Photographer Dan Wilton
July 23, 2018
J Hus to face trial on knife charge

J Hus will face trial in London after denying possession of a knife in a public place, The Guardian reports.

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Hus appeared at Snaresbrook crown court on Friday, July 20 where he pleaded not guilty to the single charge. He was released on bail and will attend a pre-trial review on November 15. A trial will then follow during the week of December 10.

The London-based artist, real name Momodou Jallow, was arrested on June 21 on suspicion of being in possession of a knife or bladed article. His vehicle was pulled over by a marked police car in Stratford, east London.

In a now-deleted Instagram post on Sunday, July 22, the U.K. artists suggested that he was expecting a prison sentence when he faces trial in December.



J Hus to face trial on knife charge