CASES OF INTEREST AT THE OLD BAILEY ON THURSDAY
Court 5 at 9.30am Plea and trial preparation in the case of Simon Pilgrim,40, who has been charged with making an explosive substance for unlawful purposes and three charges of possessing a document containing information useful to terrorism.
Court 5 at 10am trial in the case of Demi Anderson and others in relation to the murder of father of four, Lee Baxter, 34, who was stabbed in an alley in Southdown Crescent, Newbury Park, east London
Court 6 at 10am trial in the case of Courtney Ellis and Aaron Youngsman,who are accused in connection with the murder of rapper Craig Small, 32, who was also known by rap name Smallz. He was gunned down in Wembley in 2019
Court 8 at 10am trial in the case of Hassan Hamza and three others accused of murder. Irmani Allaway-Muir,22, was shot dead in Islington, North London. The court heard it was in revenge for the robbery of a Rolex watch.
Court 9 at 10am trial in the case of Taylor Purdy acccused of murder. Father of four, Dean Edwards, 43, was shot in the back of the head, in a case of mistaken identity, in London SE as he left a pub.
Court 12 at 10am trial in the case of Harvey MacFoy and others accused of stabbing Albert Amofa in the leg. The victim died on December 17, 2019, two days after he was found injured.
Court 13 at 10am trial in the case of Joseph Kokkinos and others in relation to thef murder of Loeike Guei,23, who was set on fire in Mitcham, South London and died.
Court 14 at 10am Jury expected to retire in the trial of Rickardo Williams, 19, and Jahni Menzie-Samuels, 19, who both deny murder, while Karlene Joseph, Menzie-Samuels’ 43-year-old mum, deny perverting the course of justice. Hussain Al-Saabri, 23, was stabbed to death by a gang armed with a Rambo knife. Two of the victims friends were seriously injured in the attack in Harrow town centre in London NW
Court 16 at 10am trial in the case of Denzel Kwateng and others accused of the murder of 17-year-old Denardo Samuels-Brooks, who was stabbed to death in Streatham, South London.