A man from Mon Repos has appeared before a San Fernando Magistrate, charged with the murder of Reon Massy who was killed on Monday 23rd July 2018.
28-year-old Antonio Joseph of Naparima Mayaro Road, Mon Repos, was charged with murder, when he appeared before Magistrate Alicia Chanka, in the San Fernando 1st Magistrates’ Court on Monday.
The matter was adjourned to Monday 3rd September 2018.
32-year-old Massy, a labourer, of Smith Street, Mon Repos, was found with gunshot wounds about the body at an apartment complex in the vicinity of the Mon Repos Police Station.
Officers made the discovery when they responded to a report of a shooting incident in the area, involving the victim and another man after they got into an altercation over money.
The victim was taken to the San Fernando General Hospital, where he later died.
Joseph was subsequently arrested on Monday 30th July 2018, after turning himself into the Homicide Bureau of Investigations.
Investigations were supervised by Insp. Learie Figaro, of HBI, Region 3.
Joseph was charged by WPC Vanessa Callender-St. Clair, also of HBI Region, 3, on Friday 3rd August 2018 following advice received from Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions.