CASES OF INTEREST AT THE OLD BAILEY ON WEDNESDAY
Court 2 at 10.15am trial of Obina Ezeoke accused of a double murder. He is alleged to have shot dead Annie Besala Ekofo, 53, and her nephew Bervil Kalikala-Ekofo,21 in East Finchley, London. It was a case of mistaken identity. This is the fifth time Ezeoke has faced trial for these offences due to Covid 19 and other legal problems.
Court 5 at 11.30am Plea and trial preparation in the case of 18 year old Muhammad Jalloh and others, including a 16 year old youth, who deny murder. David Gomoh, 24. an NHS worker was stabbed to death outside his home in Newham, east London.
Court 5 at 2pm Mention in the case of Petra Deliu and Lonel-Octavian Stanciu accused of murder and attempted murder . They are alleged to have set fire to the makeshift home of two Romanian men next to the North Circular Road ion Ilford, East London.
Court 8 at 10am Retrial of Henry Long,18, and two 17 year old youths accused of murdering PC Andrew Harper, who was killed after responding to a suspected burglary. The 28-year-old newlywed died of multiple injuries when he was dragged for over a mile with his ankles trapped in a strap on a car fleeing from a crime scene.
Court 12 at 10.30am trial of Yasin Amare accused of murder. Gleb Zhebrovsky,34, a Russian businessman was stabbed to death Poplar, East London.
Court 16 at 9.30am Mention in the case of Taye Francis of murdering a woman in a West Greenwich, London SE hotel. Khloemae Loy,23, was stabbed to death.
Court 16 at 10am trial of Mark Brazant, who is accused of stabbing a 36 year old mother from behind as she was pushing her child in a pram in South London. He denies attempted murder.