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Parris remanded to Dodds


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Murder-accused Applon Ishmael Parris has been remanded to prison.

The 26-year-old of Taitt Road, Brittons Hill, St Michael appeared before Magistrate Elwood Watts at the Oistins Magistrates’ Court today charged with the March 26 murder of Constable Shayne Welch.

He was not required to plead to the indictable charge and was remanded to HMP Dodds until May 3, 2018.

Parris pleaded guilty to malicious communication and was sentenced to three months in prison.

He was not required to plead to a charge of assault to prevent lawful apprehension as this matter was a District ‘C’ matter. It was adjourned to be heard by that court on April 10, 2018.

Parris also faces a burglary charge. He was not required to plead to this matter which will be heard in the District ‘E’ Magistrates’ Court April 12. (PR/NB)


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