Thirty-year-old Akeem Dick aka ‘Sugars’ has been charged with the murder of Kendell Clint Yearwood and wounding with intent against another man. He is expected to appear before a Chaguanas Magistrate today.

According to police reports, on November 18th Yearwood, 31, of Freeport, was seated in a vehicle with another man at Carlsen Field Road, Freeport when a Nissan Note motor vehicle stopped and two men armed with guns exited.

The assailants approached the victims and allegedly fired several shots at them. Yearwood died at the scene, while the other man was taken to the Chaguanas Health Facility for treatment.

Dick was arrested following advice received from the Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions, Joan Honore-Paul, on Monday. Investigations were supervised by Insp. Maharaj and Sgt. Richardson, of the Homicide Bureau of Investigations (HBI), Region Three, while the accused was charged by PC Mathura, also of HBI Region Three.