Two charged with New Year's Eve murder

Dillon Maraj, 20, and Keon Fabien , 23, appeared in the Siparia 1st Magistrates Court yesterday, Wednesday 13th January, 2016, charged with the murder of Zwade Taylor who was shot and killed on December 31st, 2015, at Sudama Alley, Siparia.

Maraj of Delhi Road, Fyzabad and Fabien, of Sand Pit Road Siparia, appeared before Senior Magistrate Aminah Deonarinesingh after being charged for Taylor’s murder on Tuesday 12th January, 2016 by WPC, Leiselle Serioux. The matter was postponed to January 27th, 2016.

They were not called upon to plea as the charges were laid indictably.

Police charge man for failing to render assistance following fatal accident

Police have charged a businessman for failing to render assistance following a fatal accident and for failing to give a breath specimen to the police.

He appeared in court on Monday and has been granted bail in the sum of $25,000.

Police made the announcement via the following media release: