Nanaimo men charged in December brawl at north-end restaurant

NANAIMO – Three suspects face one count of aggravated assault.

Charges of aggravated assault have been laid against three adults following a brawl in December at a north Nanaimo restaurant.

According to Nanaimo RCMP, the three suspects in the fight, which happened Dec. 6, include Jeremiah Taylor, 31, Sunjay Sharma, 25, and Hamzah Subhan Kahn, 25, all of Nanaimo, made their first court appearance Tuesday in provincial court in Nanaimo, charged with one count each of aggravated assault. The suspects were formally charged in December and released on bail.

The men are scheduled to appear at a preliminary inquiry on Sept. 2. Until then, the men must abide by bail conditions, which include prohibition from entering any establishment where liquor is sold. The suspects are also not allowed to communicate with each other for the duration of court proceedings.