CASES OF INTEREST AT THE OLD BAILEY ON FRIDAY
Court 1 at 10am trial in the case of Danville Neil, who is accused of killing 74-year-old Ann Castle and her 71-year-old brother William Bryan, almost 25 years ago in August 1993. He is also accused of burglary.
Court 2 at 2pm Plea and trial preparation in the case of Jordan McSweeney accused of the murder of 35 year old, law graduate, Zara Aleena, who suffered a sex attack as she walked home from a night out. The victim died of head injuries after allegedly being stamped on. The defendant is also accused of attempted rape and robbery of a mobile phone.
Court 6 at 10am trial in the case of David Cheres accused of murder. Thai national Tiparat Argatu, 43, died from neck and head injuries at a property in east London after her husband, Cheres, found out she was having an affair with the victim.
Court 6 Not sitting trial in the case of Mohamed El Abboud, 26 and Kusai Al-jundi, 23 who have both been charged with the murder of Louise Kam,71. The pensioner was last seen by a family member near the Spires Shopping Centre in Barnet, Herts at around 12.30hrs on Monday, 26 July. Her body was found at an address in Harrow, Middlesex on Sunday, 1 August.
Court 7 at 10.30am trial of former GP Manish Shah, who allegedly persuaded patients to have vaginal and breast examinations for his ‘sexual gratification’, Shah, 53, denies 41 sexual offences against eight victims over a five-year period between 2009 and July 2013.
Court 8 at 10am trial in the case of Mohammed Ali and two others accused of murder. Iron Miah,40, was shot in the head in Whitechapel, East London.
Court 11 at 10am trial in the case of Kieran McHugh and another accused of murder. Abdi Khadar Adan,32, died in hospital after he was stabbed in East London at around 4.30pm on Sunday August 22
Court 12 at 10am trial in the case of Ronnie Haydon and others accused of murder. Imran Isat,30, was stabbed to death in Newbury Park, East London
Court 13 at 12 noon trial in the case of Ayub Khan,19, charged with possessing a knife linked to a terror plot and trying to encourage terrorist attacks over a WhatsApp group chat.
Court 15 at 11am Mention in the case of Waleed Ali accused of attempted murder after a mother pushing a buggy was stabbed in the back in Edgeware Road Central London. Footage on social media shows the knife attack unfold as the woman is chased across the road. Passers by tried to deter the attacker by hurling objects including a shopping trolley, chairs and a bike.
Court 15 at 2pm Sentence of Steven Boochoon,25. The uninsured motorist killed one woman and seriously injured two others after colliding with an Uber taxi. Boochoon admitted causing death by dangerous driving of 53 year old hairdresser Franca Grossi.
Court 16 at 10am trial in the case of Cornell Burrell and Oliver Scott accused of murder. The body of gym sales manager Justin Bello,38 was body found in a bin shed by dustmen. He had been strangled. Three others are also in the dock accused of trying to cover up the crime.