2 denied bail for kidnapping baby Sofia

2 denied bail for kidnapping baby Sofia

Anjali De Gannes, 19, and Judah Taitt, 58, appeared virtually before Magistrate Rajendra Rambachan at the Chaguanas Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday charged with kidnapping for ransom.

Both accused were jointly charged on Monday for kidnapping nine-month-old Sofia Rivas on Tuesday 15th September.

Warrants were issued for Jdan Taitt, 24, the third suspect charged in the matter.

The warrants will be executed at the Golden Grove State Prison.

Anjali De Gannes was unrepresented, while Judah Taitt was represented by Ms Nera Narine.

Police prosecutor PC Jaggernauth objected to bail and the accused were both remanded in custody to Wednesday 21st October,

Investigations are continuing.