Brothers charged with murder

Friday, February 24, 2017 - 08:45

Brothers Adam Pamponette, 18, and Joseph Pamponette, 24, have been charged with the murder of Jelani Guada, a statement by the Police Service says.

The men of 1½ mile mark Valencia Old Road, Valencia appeared before Senior Magistrate Debra Quintyne at the 1st Magistrates Court in Sangre Grande, on Wednesday.

Guada, 24, died after being shot multiple times about the body at his home in Valencia on Saturday 3rd December, 2016.

Following instructions from the Director of Public Prosecution, Roger Gaspard SC, charges were laid by WPC Cindy Diaz-Goodluck of the Homicide Bureau of Investigations, Region 2, on Tuesday 21st February, 2017.

The matter has since been adjourned to Wednesday 22nd March, 2017.