Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Murder accused in court today

Accused of murder: Hollison Glasgow Jr. Photo provided by the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS).

Accused of murder: Hollison Glasgow Jr. Photo provided by the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS).

A Barataria man is due in court on Monday for the murder of a 27-year-old man.

Hollison Glasgow Jr., a 22-year-old store attendant, from Malick, Barataria is expected to appear before a Port of Spain Magistrate today, charged for the murder of 27-year-old Anthony Michael Mitchell, which occurred on January 26, 2019.

Charges were laid against Glasgow Jr on February 16, following advice from Director of Public Prosecutions, Roger Gaspard.

Police responded to a report of a wounding at a house at Green Acres, Pelican Extension, Morvant on January 26, 2019, at 1:40 am, where they found Mitchell suffering from several stab wounds.

The wounded man was taken to the Port of Spain General Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries later that day.

Glasgow Jr was arrested at his workplace on February 10 after investigations by officers attached to the Homicide Bureau of Investigations (HBI) Region 1.

Investigations were supervised by ASP Suzette Martin, while Cpl. Romeo, both of the HBI Region 1, laid the charge.

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