60-year-old man charged with murder

Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 20:00

An alleged dispute over bay rum that led to the death of Jankoo Sylvester has resulted in a charge of murder against Andrew Kallicharan alias Blakie, a statement from the police service says.

Director of Public Prosecution, Roger Gaspard, late Tuesday, gave instructions to the police to charge the 60-year-old unemployed man.

The accused will appear before a Rio Claro Magistrate tomorrow to answer to the charge.

Sylvester, 56, was beaten to death during an altercation with another man on July 13th, 2016, at Plum Mitan Main Road, Biche.

The charge against Kallicharan was laid by PC Carlon Denoon, Homicide Bureau of Investigations, Region Two.

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