Monday 13 July, 2020

Remand for sixth man accused in Kadooment Day shooting

Shakeem Clarke

Shakeem Clarke

The sixth man to be charged in connection with this year's Kadooment Day shooting incident that left 23 people injured, has been remanded.

Shakeem Romario Clarke, 22, of Golden Ridge, St. George appeared in the District “A” Magistrates' Court today before Magistrate Kristie Cuffy-Sargeant.

The charges which include twenty-three (23) counts of endangering life and one (1) count of violent disorder were read to him, however, he was not required to plead.

The magistrate remanded him until December 18.

The incident which occurred on August 7, 2017, along Spring Garden, St Michael resulted in 23 persons receiving gunshot injuries.

Also charged in connection with the incident are: Elijah Copeland 17 years of Chase Gap, Halls Road, St. Michael, Raheem Grimes 17 years of Chadderton Road, Carrington Village, St. Michael, Tristan Alleyne 22 years of Westbury Road, St. Michael, Tosharo Ricardo Rouse, 21, of Murphy Pasture, Chapman lane, St Michael and Diego Rayshawn Wilson 17 years of Spencers Gap, Baxters Road, St. Michael.

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