Cases of interest at the Old Bailey on Friday
Court 2 at 10am trial in the case of Petko Zhutev who was arrested in a police operation that netted up to 184 million pounds worth of cocaine.
Court 6 at 10.30am New trial of Jamal Grant and two others accused of stabbing to death 25-year-old Devon Jensen-Wallace in Brent, West London
Court 6 at 10.30am trial of Jamal Grant and two others accused of murder. Devon Jensen-Wallace,25, was fatally stabbed in Neasden, London
Court 6 at 2pm Plea and trial preparation in the case of Marius Gustavason and others. Gustavason is accused of carrying out castrations on other men and broadcasting the footage on his “eunuch maker” website. He along with eight others, are alleged to have performed extreme body modifications, including the removal of penises and testicles.
Court 7 at 10am 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 8 at 10.30am Case management in the case of Tashan Bailey-Brown and two others accused of attempting to murder an 18 year old teenager in a knife attack in London SE
Court 8 at 12 noon Pre-trial review in the case of Christopher Baptiste,53, accused of the murder of 36-year-old Sonny Booty, who was found dead at a property in Lewisham, London SE
Court 10 at 9.45am Mention in the case of Caroline Mothersill accused of murder and arson after a 56 year old man’s body was found following a house fire in East London.
Court 11 at 10am trial in the case of Rashid Gedel and another, accused of stabbing to death aspiring lawyer Sven Badzak,22, as well as the alleged attempted murder of the victim’s 16-year-old friend in the same incident. The two victims went out to buy bagels in Kilburn, London NW when they were attacked in a case of mistaken identity, the court heard.
Court 12 at 10am trial of Joshua Broddle and others in relation to the discovery of two explosive devices in Greys Inn, in the heart of London’s legal quarter.
Court 13 at 10am trial in the case of Godfrey Madondo and two others accused of murder. Jeremiah Sewell, 19, was stabbed in the neck as he sat in a parked car in Lewisham, London SE.
Court 14 at 2pm Case management in the case of Maher Maaroufe accused of killing University of London student Sabita Thanwani,19. A post-mortem examination confirmed the cause of death as sharp force trauma to the neck.
Court 16 Not sitting trial in the case of Amraj Poonia and five others accused over the murder of Mohammed Shah Subhani,27, known as Shah, who was reported missing on May 7, 2019, when he failed to return to his home in Hounslow, west London. His body, which allegedly had shown signs of being tied up and burned was found by chance in woodland.