Psychiatric evaluation

Man accused of Gabriella Du Barry’s murder sent for psychiatric evaluation

The man accused of killing Gabriella Du Barry at her Fyzabad home last Thursday, has been sent for a psychiatric evaluation at the St Ann’s Psychiatric Hospital.

Vishal Birju, a PH driver of Pepper Village, Fyzabad appeared before Magistrate Ava Vandenberg-Bailey at the Siparia Magistrates Court this morning.

The court heard that on Thursday 9th January, Birju murdered Du Barry. He was not called upon to plead as the charge was laid indictably.

Vicky Boodram to spend 14 days at St Ann's Hospital

Business woman Vicky Boodram, who is currently before the court answering several charges of fraud, has been ordered to spend the next two weeks undergoing psychiatric evaluation at the St Ann’s Hospital.

Senior Magistrate Nannette Forde-John made the decision following a request from defence attorney Jason Jackson.

He told the court that he made certain observations that prompted him to make the request for her to be sent for evaluation.