Cases of interest at the Old Bailey on Thursday
Court 1 at 10am trial of Aidan Simmons accused of rape. He allegedly attacked a sleeping woman at a house party hosted by former heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua.
Court 2 at 10am trial of Juned Sheikh and a woman called Surie Suksiri accused of murdering a 63 year old man, whose body has never been recovered. Mr McKeever was last seen on August 28, 2021, in Highbury Park, North London
Court 5 at 10am trial in the case of Chelsea Grant and another accused of the murder of 71 year old Susan Hawkey in North West London. The couple are also charged with fraud after going on a 14,000 pounds spending spree, using the victim’s bank cards. The victim’s body was found in a heavily decomposed state bound with brown parcel tape on the face and wrists.
Court 6 at 10am trial in the case of Jaden McGibbon and three others accused of murdering 19-year-old Taylor Cox, who was shot in the head in broad daylight in Islington, North London.
Court 7 at 10am trial of Amidu Koroma, 47, who is accused of murdering his wife, Mariam Kamara, 46, and then setting light to their Brixton, South London home..
Court 8 at 10am trial in the case of Ka’mani Brightley-Donaldson and five others charged in connection with the death of Kacey Boothe,25, who suffered gun shot wounds to his neck and chest.
Court 9 at 10.30am trial in the case of Kofi Nyanor and others accused drugs and conspiracy to commit violence offences.
Court 10 at 10.30am Sentence in the case of Amraj Poonia and others in relation to the murder of Shah Subhani,27, who disappeared from Hounslow, London NW and his remains were found in woodland near Beaconsfield in Buckinghamshire
Court 11 at 9.45am Pre-trial review in the case of Courtney Ellis and another, who are accused in connection with the murder of rapper Craig Small, 32, who was also known by rap name Smallz. He was gunned down in Wembley in 2019
Court 11 at 10am trial in the case of Jarmaine Ahenkorah and others accused of murder. Ricardo Fuller,24, was stabbed to death outside a nightclub in Ilford, Essex.
Court 12 at 10am Jury may retire in the trial of Nick Kaneza and others 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 12 at 10.15am Application in the case of Abdi Hamza and others accused of plotting with Chris Kaba to murder Brendon Malutshi in Hackney last year. Kaba was later shot dead by an armed police officer.
Court 13 at 10am trial of Ashana Studholme and two others accused of murder. Shakira Spencer,35, was starved, tortured and battered to death in her flat in Ealing, west London, where her decomposed body was found by a neighbour, who noticed maggots crawling from the flat.
Court 14 at 2pm sentencing continues of the man, who broke into Windsor Castle armed with a loaded crossbow. The hearing is expected to be streamed live on Youtube on the Sky News channel. Jaswant Chail pleaded guilty to three charges, including an offence under the Treason Act. It is alleged he intended to harm the Queen
Court 16 at 10am trial of Junior Kettle and others in relation to the murder of Turkish DJ Koray Alpergin,43, who was allegedly beaten and tortured. His body was found in Loughton, Essex