CASES OF INTEREST AT THE OLD BAILEY ON WEDNESDAY
Court 5 at 10.30am New trial of Met police officer PC Edward Welch accused of causing the death of a child actor and his aunt during a police chase as officers pursued a fleeing driver. PC Welch faces four charges, including two counts of causing death by dangerous driving after Makayah McDermott and Rozanne Cooper were killed in the chase nearly five years-ago.
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 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 10 at 10.30am New trial in the case of Rehal Theobolds, 20, and another accused of murder for the alleged role they played in 20 year old Anthony Adekola’s death. The victim was attacked as he walked home home
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 Not sitting 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 10am 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 14 at 10am trial of teenagers Kyi-Riece Sylvester and Leon Gruber accused of murder. Stelios Averkiou,16, was sitting on a park bench when he was approached by two youths, when he tried to stop them from stealing his phone he was stabbed. He died nine days later.
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.