The man caught on video stomping on the head of another man which led to his death has appeared in court.
The following is the TTPS media statement:
Kareem Richardson, who was captured in a viral video, stomping on another man, which eventually led to his death, appeared before Tunapuna Magistrate, Indrani Cedeno, on Monday 7th August 2017.
A Port-of-Spain man has been charged with the murder of Hayman Sooknanan, which occurred on May 16th, 2017.
Shaquile Rogers, aka ‘Reddo’, 24, a businessman of Nelson Street, Port of Spain, was charged with murder, after advice was received from Director of Public Prosecutions, Roger Gaspard, SC, on Sunday 9th July, 2017.
Sooknanan, 20, of Chandoo Lane, El Socorro, was found dead on Tuesday 16th May, 2017, along Duncan Street, Port of Spain, with gunshot wounds to his head and neck.
A San Fernando man has been charged with the June 25th murder of Ornella Phillip.
23-year-old Mike Mitchell, a labourer of Embacadere, San Fernando, will face a magistrate to answer the charge, together with charges of possession of a firearm and possession of ammunition.
Phillip, 28, of Thompson Street, Gasparillo, was found dead with a gunshot wound to her chest at her home.
Mitchell was charged by PC Chad Vialva of the Homicide Bureau following advice from Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions, Joan Honore-Paul.
A 25-year-old man has been stabbed to death.
Reports indicate that around 5pm on Sunday, Mahendra Moonsammy of Indian Walk, Moruga got into an altercation with another man.
During the fracas, Moonsammy was dealt several stabs about the body.
He ran to his home where he collapsed.
The 25-year-old man was taken to the Princes Town District Health Facility where he succumbed to his injuries.
Two men have appeared before a San Fernando Magistrate, charged with the murder of Kemroy Marshall and wounding with intent against Devon Ross, which occurred on Monday 12th June, 2017.
Andre Floyd, 24, of Byron Street, La Romaine, and Keenan Boyce, 19, of Lillian Street, La Romaine, appeared before San Fernando Magistrate Kerry Ann Byer, in the San Fernando 1st Magistrates’ Court, on Tuesday 27th June, 2017, jointly charged with murder, possession of firearm, possession of ammunition and wounding with intent.
The matter was adjourned to Tuesday 25th July, 2017.