CASES OF INTEREST AT THE OLD BAILEY ON THURSDAY
Court 1 at 10am trial of lorry driver Caolan Gormley in connection with the death of 39 Vietnamese migrants. The bodies of the Vietnamese nationals were discovered at an industrial estate in Grays shortly after the container arrived on a ferry from Belgium in the early hours of October 23 2019.
Court 2 at 10am trial in the case of Michael Lebbie and others accused of the 2020 murder of Kamal Nuur,18, in Islington, North London. The victim was stabbed to death.
Court 5 at 10am Sentence in the case of Rolando Torres-Pena,21, who was accused of murder. He was arrested at a mental health care centre in Newham, East London after police found another resident, a 34-year-old man, suffering from head injuries. A subsequent post-mortem examination determined the cause of death as compression of the neck.
Court 6 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 8 at 10am trial of Ayaanie Adan and others accused in relation to a double murder. The charges relate to the deaths of Saydi Abu Sheikh, 23, and Zakariya Jeilani Mohamed, 32, who were both shot dead in a house in Ilford, East London
Court 9 at 10am Mention in the case of in the case of Kofi Nyanor and others accused drugs and conspiracy to commit violence offences.
Court 10 at 10am trial of Mathew Yusuff and two other accused of murder. Adrian Keise,32, was stabbed to death in Lambeth, London SE
Court 11 at 9.45am Mention in the case of Livo Mazerello, who is alleged to have masterminded a wine fraud totaling over 48 million pounds
Court 12 Not sitting trial in the case of Theo Simon and others accused of murder. Givani Espuet, 21, was stabbed to death during a mass brawl outside a restaurant in Sudbury, West London
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 10am trial in the case of Antonio Afflick-Mcleod and four others accused of murder. Iron Miah,40, was shot in the head in Whitechapel, East London
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