Four Arrested For Attack On Jonathon Duhamel Undergo Bail Hearings
Sunday, 8. January 2012

CTV Montreal reported that Bianca Rojas-Latraverse, 20, and three fellow accomplices were charged with invading the home of the 2010 World Series of Poker Main Event Champion Jonathon Duhamel on December 21, 2011. Rojas-Latraverse is the ex-girlfriend of Duhamel and she pleaded not guilty to the charges that she helped orchestrate the robbery on Duhamel’s home.

This past Wednesday, Rojas-Latraverse and two of her alleged accomplices appeared in Longueuil courtroom for their bail hearing. The hearing will resume on January12th.

On December 21, 2011, there was a break-in at Duhamel’s condo in South Shore Boucherville and the poker player was tied and beaten. His captors escaped with his WSOP Championship Bracelet, a Rolex and over $115,000 in cash.

Arrested with Rojas-Latraverse for their alleged participation in the robbery were Anthony Bourque, John-Stephan Clark-Lemay and Andre-Robert Perron. Apparantly Perron was actually wearing Duhamel’s Rolex at the time of his arrest.

Evidence presented in the bail hearing indicated that Rojas-Latraverse told a female acquaintance that she planned to rob Duhamel. Further, Detective Jean Francois Lapolice testified that Rojas-Latraverse had sent texts to a witness just hours before the robbery indicating that something big was planned. According to the Montreal Gazette, one of the messages read that everything is planned, “We even have a driver if I choke.”

Rojas-Latraverse was picked up in connection with the home invastion just a few days after it occurred. She was quick to confess having sent the damning text messages and gave up Bourque and Clark-Lemay as her accomplices.

Bourque is facing 8 charges; including assault, kidnapping and robbery; Clark-Lemay is charged with 7 counts and Rojas-Latraverse faces 5 counts; including, conspiracy.

Duhamel left the hospital a day after the incident and was quick to make a statement thanking his friends and family for their support.

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