Two brothers were charged on Thursday in connection with the murder of 15 -year -old Emmanuel Okera.

A 12 -year- old student of Freeport Presbyterian Primary School was charged with manslaughter and placed on $75,000 bail.

His 18-year -old brother was charged with murder.

The brothers appeared before Couva Magistrate, Seemungal Ramsaran. The matter has been adjourned to September 14th. 

Okera’s body was found in a river adjacent to the Bethel House of God Church located at Calcutta No 2. The boy had last been seen selling fruits in the area.

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