Murder accused remanded
Jason Cecil Spencer, 34, of no fixed place of abode, was remanded to HMP Dodds today after appearing on a charge of murder before Magistrate Kristie Cuffy-Sargeant in the District ‘A’ Magistrates’ Court No 2.
Spencer was not required to plead to the indictable charge of murdering Charles Ellis on May 27 this year. He will reappear in court on September 7.
In a related case, a St Michael woman has been charged with harbouring Spencer on August 7, while knowing or believing that he had committed murder, and concealed him in a building with intent to impede his apprehension or prosecution.
Karen Natasha Nurse, of Block 2 Valery High-rise, Brittons Hill, appeared on the charge before Magistrate Douglas Frederick in District ‘A’ Magistrates’ Court No. 1 on Saturday. She was granted $5,000 bail.