Four men are expected to appear virtually before a Tunapuna Magistrate today charged with the murder of Trevlayne Dedier, which occurred on August 27th , 2021.
ANTHONY THOMAS, aka ‘Anthony Lewis’ and ‘Scoogie’, 30, JERRON BAPTISTE, aka ‘Bush’, 27, SHAKEEM GOODRIDGE, 22, and JAHIEM LEWIS, 19, all of Tunapuna, also face charges of possession of a firearm and possession of ammunition.
Advice to lay the charges came from Director of Public Prosecutions Roger Gaspard Senior Counsel, on September 4th, 2021.
Dedier, 33, of Upper Fairley Street, Tunapuna, was in the company of several other persons at the corner of Achong and Fairley Streets, Tunapuna, on Friday 27th August, 2021, when a blue Nissan Wingroad motor vehicle pulled up and three gunmen exited.
The assailants fired several shots in the direction of the group before re-entering the vehicle which sped off.
Dedier was later found dead with gunshot wounds about his body.
Officers of the Northern Division Task Force responded to the incident and arrested four suspects at Thompson Street, Tunapuna, on that same date.
Investigations were supervised by ASP Lindon Douglas and other officers all of Homicide Bureau of Investigations , Region 2, while the four accused were charged by PC Ramdial, also of HBI Region 2, on Sunday.