Sun | Sep 23, 2018

Second suspect charged in relation to Cassava Piece murder

Published:Monday | June 18, 2018 | 10:05 AM

The police are reporting that a second suspect has been charged in relation to the murder of Lorenzo Thomas, otherwise called ‘Chulups’ and ‘Israel’, in Cassava Piece, Kingston 8, earlier this month.

He is 23-year-old Andre Hinds, a labourer of a Cassava Piece, Kingston 8.

Hinds is charged with murder, conspiracy to murder, arson, shooting with intent and illegal Possession of firearm and ammunition.

He is scheduled to appear in Kingston and St Andrew Parish today.

His co-accused, a 16-year-old boy, who was charged on Friday, will also appear in court today.

Thomas was shot, chopped and then set on fire in a home invasion on June 5.

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