Diego Martin taxi driver charged with murder

Monday, October 30, 2017 - 14:00

A Diego Martin man has been charged with the murder of Amado Hernandez, which occurred on Sunday 17th September, 2017.

Kernell Rousseau, 24, a taxi driver of Petit Valley, Diego Martin was also charged with possession of a firearm and possession of ammunition after advice was received from Director of Public Prosecutions, Roger Gaspard on Sunday 29th October, 2017.

Hernandez, 21, of Cuffy Lane, Pipiol Road, Santa Cruz was standing outside his girlfriend’s home at Sam Boucaud Road, Santa Cruz on Sunday 17th September, 2017, when a vehicle approached and a gunman exited.

The assailant shot at the victim, hitting him several times about the body, before driving off in the vehicle.

Rosseau was charged by PC Kevin Andrews of the Homicide Bureau of Investigations, Region 2, on Sunday 29th October, 2017.