'Jigsaw' to appear in court charged with murder

Dwayne McLeod aka 'Jigsaw' is expected to appear before a Port of Spain Magistrate today, charged with the murder of Tafari Wilson, which occurred on May 26th.

McLeod, 27 who resides in Laventille also faces charges of possession of a firearm, possession of ammunition and two counts of common assault.

According to police reports, Mr. Wilson, 26, of Mc Allister Street, Laventille, was in the company of two other men along Troumacaque Road, Laventille, when they were approached by a lone gunman who fired several shots at them.

The assailant escaped, while the victim sustained several gunshot wounds and was taken to Port of Spain General Hospital for treatment.

Mr. Wilson succumbed to his injuries on that same date.

The accused was subsequently arrested by officers of the North Eastern Division in connection with the incident.

Investigations were supervised by ASP (Ag.) Suzette Martin, of Homicide Bureau of Investigations (HBI) Region 1, while McLeod was charged by PC Shane Wilson, also of HBI Region 1, on June 13th.

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