Friday 24 May, 2019

Soldier, cousin among three charged with businessman's murder

A soldier is among three men due to appear before a Port of Spain Magistrate today, charged with the murder of businessman Saisnarine Ningwah three Sundays ago.

Yasin Akil Rasheed-Gill, 26, a soldier attached to the Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force, his cousin Kendell Gill, 22, of Bhagaloo Street and Augustus Patrick, 23, all of Enterprise, Chaguanas, were also charged with possession of firearm and ammunition, following advice received from Director of Public Prosecutions, Roger Gaspard on Friday.

Ningwah, 43, of Nanan Street West, Aranguez, was at his home November 12, when three armed intruders entered the premises and announced a hold up. He was shot multiple times during a struggle with one of the assailants.

The men then escaped with an undisclosed quantity of cash. Rasheed-Gill, Gill, and Patrick were charged by PC Noel Wren, of Homicide Bureau of Investigations, Region 2 on Friday.

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