Vion Ramjit, 19, and a 17-year-old boy, both of Woodland, La Romaine appeared before the San Fernando Magistrates’ Court today, charged with the murder of 24-year-old Lutchman Ramcharan.
According to police reports Mr Ramcharan, a labourer, also of Woodland, La Romaine, was found dead in a shed along La Fortune Road, Woodland, around 1:00 am on July 22nd 2018.
The body bore marks of violence and the cause of death was determined to be craniocerebral trauma.
Ramjit and the other accused were arrested after turning themselves in at the Homicide Bureau of Investigations Region 3 Office, the same day the victim’s body was discovered.
Charges were laid following advice received from the Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions Joan Honore Paul on July 27th 2018.
Investigations were supervised by Insp. (Ag.) Learie Figaro, while WPC Alisa Hassanali, both of Homicide Bureau of Investigations Region 3, laid the charges.