CASES OF INTEREST AT THE OLD BAILEY ON FRIDAY
Court 4 at 9.30am Mention in the case of John Paul accused of an unsolved murder that took place over 40 years ago. Barman Anthony Bird, 41, was found naked with his wrists bound at his flat in London SW on June 6 1980,
Court 5 at 10am Plea and trial preparation in the case of Leone Davies and two others accused of murder. The victim, 31-year-old Mirko Naramcic was stabbed to death
Court 7 Not sitting 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 9.30am Hearing in the case of Prince Rodriguez accused of targeting women in romance scams.
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 12 noon 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 at 2pm Case management in the case of Bruno Kuci and two others who were arrested after cocaine worth 184 million pounds was found at Portsmouth port. This is one of the largest ever seizures in the UK
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 15 at 10am Sentence 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.