We are delighted to be hosting our Cime & Punishment seminar online. Three top speakers including a judge and the former head of Scotland Yard’s forensics department and a police corruption campaigner. Tickets will soon be available for the seminar which will take place on the 20th October. It will be a virtual event more information to follow shortly. Please see our Crime & Punishment page for more details
CASES OF INTEREST AT THE OLD BAILEY ON THURSDAY
Court 2 at 10.30am New trial of Philip Tarver accused of murdering his 86 year old mother with an ornamental sword and then decapitating her at their detached £600,000 Surrey home.
Court 5 at 9.45am 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 11 at 10am Mention in the case of Marc Harding and others. Harding is accused of helping to dispose of a ‘brilliant’ jazz trumpeter’s body. William Algar,53, was stabbed 20 times before his arms and legs were removed.
Court 11 at 3pm Plea and trial preparation in the case of Tyreese Annan and two others accused of the murder of 23 year old Jemal Ebrahim, who was stabbed to death in Haringey, North London
Court 14 at 10am trial of Sahal Abdi accused of murder. Randhy Skuse,27, died after suffering a single stab wound.
Court 14 at 2pm Mention in the case of Francis Appiagyei and two others accused of murder. David Bello-Monerville,38, was fatally stabbed in Barnet, north London, on 18 June. The victim’s two brothers had also met violent deaths
Court 16 at 10am Mention in the case of Richard Hand accused of stabbing to death Yassar Mustakim Moussa, 37, who had a 10-month-old son. His body was found in a park in Walthamstow, East London.
Court 16 at 10.30am trial of Dean Smith accused of murdering his 13 year old daughter. Masie Newell suffered head injuries when she was a four week old baby in 2000 and died in 2014 allegedly as a result of the injuries.