CASES OF INTEREST AT THE OLD BAILEY ON THURSDAY
Court 4 at 9.45am Pre-trial review in the case of Vytautas Garmus, charged with the murders of Lithuanian men Dainius Kulboka, 44 and Jonas Semenas, 45. The pair were stabbed to death in Goodmayes, Essex.
Court 5 Not sitting trial in the case of Abul Kashem and two others accused of murder. The victim, dog walker, Mohammed Aqil Mahdi,22, had been stabbed multiple times in his shoulder and buttocks.
Court 7 at 10am trial in the case of Mongo Bolili and others accused of murder. Paul Dalton,41, died of a stab wound to his leg after being attacked in Wimbledon, London SW.
Court 8 at 10am trial in the case of Leeban Farah and another accused of conspiracy to murder. Shortly after 3am on July 16 last year Billy McCullagh was found with a gunshot injury in his chest in North West London.
Court 9 at 10am trial in the case of Rayhan Ali and three others accused of murder. Abiola Akerele, who was aged 28, was stabbed in the heart in Newham, East London
Court 10 Not sitting trial in the case of Ryan Gordon and others accused conspiracy to murder and possessing a firearm with intent to endanger life.
Court 13 at 10am Jury deliberating in the trial of Joseph Kokkinos and others in relation to the murder of Loeike Guei,23, who was set on fire in Mitcham, South London and died.
Court 13 at 10am Mention in the case of Oliver Muldowney and another accused of the murder of 39-year-old Tim Hipperson, who died in hospital on Thursday, 20 May. He was stabbed on Monday, 17 May.
Court 15 Not sitting trial in the case Abel Berhany, who is charged with the murder of 56-year-old Abraham Haile. Berhany is alleged to have used a fire extinguisher to ram a plastic broom handle down the throat of his victim. He is also accused of pouring bleach over Haile before he “kicked, stamped or jumped” on his head 99 times after they were locked in a Camden, North London casino together on July 28, 2020.