Brandon Job

Father charged with murder of 17-month-old girl

A 32-year-old Laventille man appeared before Chief Magistrate Marcia Ayers Caesar today charged with the murder of his 17-month-old daughter last week.

Brandon Job of John John, Laventille was represented by Legal Aid attorney Randall Raphael as he stood accused of killing Nyla Sanchez at the child’s Plaisance Terrace, Laventille home. 

Police say officers were called to the Port-of-Spain General Hospital on April 20th after relatives of Sanchez brought her lifeless body to the hospital.