Mavado’s 16-y-o Son Charged with Murder + 4 other Charges
The 16-year-old son of prominent dancehall entertainer Mavado, was slapped with several charged today, including murder.
The teenager was charged with murder, conspiracy to murder, arson, shooting with intent, and illegal possession of firearm and ammunition.
According to police reports, 16-year-old Brooks was involved in the killing of Lorenza Thomas otherwise ‘Trulups’, whose house was kicked in, then he was shot, stabbed, chopped and set ablaze. This according to detectives from the Criminal Investigation Branch’s Major Investigation Division (MID).
The incident took place in the community of Cassava Piece on June 5, 2018.
Mavado’s son will face the court next Monday for his first court appearance.
Another person who is an adult was also charged in connection with the murder.
Mavado who was being sorted after by the police force for questioning is still not back on the island after leaving last Sunday to meet his contractual obligations overseas.