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Cases of interest at the Old Bailey on Friday
Court 6 at 9.30am Directions in the case of teenager David Cheres,19, accused of murdering a 43 year old woman in East London. Tiprat Argatu suffered neck and head injuries.
Court 6 at 10.30am Pre-trial review in the case of Jaden Forde and another accused of murder. The victim, 19-year-old Ahmed Beker was stabbed to death in Paddington Green, West London.
Court 6 at 12 noon Pre-trial review in the case of Sulai Bukhari accused of attempting to murder a 61-year-old social worker as he carried out a welfare check on two vulnerable children in Wood Green, North London. The social worker and two police officers were stabbed during the incident.
Court 6 at 2.30pm Mention in the case of Nick Kaneza and another accused of murder in connection with the death of 22-year-old Al-Sadiq Mohamed Ishaq-Adam, who was stabbed in Colindale, London NW.
Court 7 at 10am trial of Leon Rashid and three other teenagers accused of attempted murder. Police were called to Henry Road, Brixton, South London at 6.15pm on February 23, where they found James Bascoe-Smith,17, suffering from stab injuries.
Court 8 at 10am trial in the case of Romain Lapierre and others, including a youth who was 15 at the time of the offence, accused of murder. The victim, 16-year-old Camron Smith, was stabbed to death in Croydon, South London.
Court 9 at 12 noon Ground Rules Hearing in the case of Jason Bell accused of stabbing to death his girlfriend Nicole Hurley, 37.
Court 11 at 10am trial in the case Ramela Gordon and another and accused drugs and conspiracy to commit violence offences.
Court 12 at 11am Pre-trial review in the case of property developer Jemma Mitchell accused of murder. Mee Kuen Chong, 67, known to friends as Deborah, was reported missing from her home in Wembley, north London, on June 11. Her headless body was found in woodland near the Devon town of Salcombe on June 27.
Court 12 at 11.30am trial in the case of Jeremiah Briscoe accused of conspiracy to commit GBH. Natalie Bignell,33, caught in the cross fire of a shoot out between rival gangs in Hackney, East London and was shot in the neck. She was rendered a quadriplegic by injuries she sustained.
Court 13 at 10am trial in the case of Sabbir Miah charged with “disseminating a terrorist publication”, which is banned under the 2006 Terrorist Act.
Court 13 at 10.15am Mention the case of Nooha Sillah-Sillah charged with attempted murder, possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life Sillah-Sillah is also accused of possession with intent to supply class A drugs, and possession of cannabis. The attempted murder relates to an incident in East London on March 9.
Court 14 at 10am trial continues of barrister Robin Jacobs,39, accused of raping a woman he met on Tinder. On their third date, the pair were having consensual vaginal sex before he attempted anal sex without consent, a court heard
Court 16 at 10am trial of Daryl Bethel and others accused of the murder of a 15 year old schoolboy. Ian Habimana was stabbed in the heart in Woolwich last July as he made his way home from school in what was described as a “revenge attack”