CASES OF INTEREST AT THE OLD BAILEY ON FRIDAY
Court 2 at 2pm Sentence in the case of Mateusz Staszczyk , 25, of Hounslow, West London, charged with murdering his father, Jacek Staszczyk,48. The victim was stabbed.
Court 5 at 10am trial in the case of wealthy Nigerian politician Ike Ekweremadu, his wife Beatrice, their daughter Sonia and London man Obinna Obeta on charges linked to an alleged organ-harvesting plot. They are accused of bringing a 21-year-old man from Nigeria to the UK. Prosecutors claim they planned to have his kidney removed so it could be given to their daughter, Sonia.
Court 6 at 10am Jury deliberating in the case of Jarrad Spence-Robinson, 24, also known as O’Field, is accused of killing Seun McMillan on 2 May 2017. Mr McMillan, 23, was attacked in Enfield, north London, as he walked towards his house with friends. He was stabbed once in the chest.
Court 6 at 10am trial of financial analyst, Asad Bhatti charged with terrorist offences. He is accused of possessing chemicals, which were found in a storage unit and were capable of producing the explosive substance nitroglycerine. Three remote detonators, including an improvised detonator that contained traces of an explosive substance, were also allegedly found at his Redhill, Surrey home and in the storage unit.
Court 7 at 10am Preparatory hearing in the case of Ismail Kissa, who has pleaded not guilty to 13 counts of dissemination of a terrorist publication – under Section 2 of the Terrorism Act 2006 – and one count of possessing a document containing information likely to be useful for terrorism – under Section 58 of the Terrorism Act 2000.
Court 7 at 12 noon sentence of Oliver Scott and others in relation to the murder Justin Bello,38, whose body was found dumped in a bin shed. The victim was choked to death.
Court 8 at 10am trial in the case of Ali Ceesay, 28, charged with murder, two counts of attempted murder and possession of a prohibited weapon. It is alleged Mr Ceesay fatally shot Mr Mohamud, who died at the scene, in North London on September 21. Two other men, aged in their 20s and 30s, also suffered gunshot injuries and were treated in hospital before being discharged.
Court 9 at 10am trial of of Serkan Kaygusuz accused of the murder of Norma Girolami, 70, who was reported missing from her 900,000 pounds Highgate, North London home on September 20 2021
Court 10 at 10am trial of father of two, Jake Drummond accused of the murder of his girlfriend’s 15 month old son, who died of serious head injuries. Drummond was not the child’s father. The tot also showed signs of long term abuse. The toddler’s mum Louise Lennon denies neglect and causing or allowing the death of a child.
Court 11 at 10.30am Case management in the case of Nick Kaneza and others accused of murder in connection of the death of 22-year-old Al-Sadiq Mohamed Ishaq-Adam, who was stabbed in Colindale, London N
Court 12 at 10am trial of Shadab Abdul-Karim and others accused of murder. Kacem Mokrane, 18 was stabbed in the stomach in Mount Pleasant Road, Walthamstow on Thursday, November 16 2017 and died four days later.
Court 15 at 3pm Sentence of Rasim Karsandi,37, accused of raping a woman after driving her to a remote car park in Bexleyheath, London SE, leaving her with bruises.