CASES OF INTEREST AT THE OLD BAILEY ON FRIDAY
Court 2 at 10.30am Sentence of William Smith and Elliott Williamson. They went on trial after a 46 year old woman died in a house fire in Woolwich, London SE. Two others were seriously injured in the blaze, which was said to have been started deliberately following a drugs feud. The dead woman was an innocent victim, the court heard.
Court 3 at 9.30am Plea and trial preparation in the case of Clare Sanders, 42, and Tomas Vaitkevicius accused of murdering their one month old baby.
Court 3 at 10.30am trial continues of Salih Khater accused of launching a terror attack outside the Houses of Parliament. Three people were injured when a car was deliberately driven at cyclists and police. He denies attempted murder
Court 5 at 10am trial continues of Anh Pham accused of killing 12 month old Tina Nyguyen, who died after suffering an assault.
Court 6 at 10am Sentence of Jonathan Efionayi and another, who were part of a gang fued that ;led to 19-year-old Hasan Ozcan being stabbed to death on February 3 last year.
Court 7 at 2pm Sentence of William Kydd, who was accused of battering to death 73-year-old widow Carole Harrison at her house in Teddington, London SW a few weeks after they had first met. He set fire to her house and then set
Court 8 at 10am trial continues of Charlie Dudley and seven others, which includes six members of the same family accused of murder. Jay Sewell, 18, was fatally stabbed in a mass brawl in Lee, southeast London, on the evening of 11 December last year.
Court 10 at 10am trial continues of Laura Bird and two other prison officers at HMP Downhill in Surrey accused of manslaughter after a 34 year old woman inmate was found hanged there. It is alleged the trio knew she had a noose in her cell.
Court 12 Not sitting trial of Alex Simos and others accused of murder. Abdul Mayanja,19, was shot in Maryland, East London as he sat on a wall with a female friend.
Court 15 at 10am Sentence of Michael Rolle accused of murder. He allegedly stabbed Charlotte Huggins, 33, in the back during a domestic dispute. She was the first murder victim of 2019
Court 16 at 11am trial continues of Florent Okende accused of stabbing to death 20 year old Che Morrison. Okende allegedly proclaimed he ran his home town of Ilford in Essex before attacking the victim