Labourer appeared in Court charged with murder

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Labourer appeared in Court charged with murder

A 49-year-old man of no fixed place of abode has appeared before a Siparia Magistrate charged with the murder of Anthony Wilson, which occurred in November 2022.

LAWRENCE DYER, aka ‘Shaka’, a labourer, was charged with the offence when he appeared before Magistrate Nizam Khan at the Siparia First Magistrates’ Court, on Monday 16th January, 2023.

The matter was adjourned to February 15th, 2023.

Mr. Wilson, 63, of Forest Reserve Road, Fyzabad, was at his home on Friday 18th November, 2022, when he got into an argument with another man. During the altercation, the victim was stabbed in the chest and died at the scene.

Investigations into the incident were supervised by Supt. Sean Dhillpaul and Insps. Jones and Hosein, resulted in the arrest of a male suspect by officers of the Homicide Bureau of Investigations (HBI), Region Three, on Thursday 12th January, 2023.

Dyer was charged with the offence by officers of the HBI Region Three, on Friday 13th January, 2023 following advice received from Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions, Joan Honore-Paul on that same date.

Source: TTPS