Friday 19 October, 2018

Three charged in murder of pharmacist

Three people from Morvant are expected to appear before a Port of Spain Magistrate on Tuesday in connection with the March 3 murder of consultant pharmacist Nicholas George.

Charges were laid against Christon Lovelace aka ‘Ton’, 19, and Shanice Alleyne, 25, both of Plover Street, Morvant, along with Runako Mayers, 19, of Red Hill, Morvant, on Monday following advice received from Director of Public Prosecutions, Roger Gaspard.

Lovelace also faces additional charges of possession of a firearm and possession of ammunition.

George, a consultant pharmacist, of Wendy Fitzwilliam Boulevard, Diego Martin, was attacked by a man who fired several shots at him as he drove into his garage around 10:45 pm on March 3.

He died at the scene.

Investigations were supervised by W/ASP (Ag.) Suzette Martin, of Homicide Bureau of Investigations, Region 1, while Cpl. Ameer Mohammed, also of HBI Region 1, laid the charges. 


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