A Penal man appeared before a Siparia Magistrate, today, charged with the murder of his younger brother, Paul Mark Teeluck, which occurred on Tuesday 15th August, 2017.
Avalon Thompson, 36, a labourer, of Latchoos Road, Penal, also faced a charge of wounding with intent against his mother, Dhanrajayia Thompson, when he appeared before Magistrate Ava Vandenberg-Bailey, in the Siparia 2nd Magistrates’ Court, today.
The matter was adjourned to Thursday 21st September, 2017.
Teeluck, 28, of the same address, was chopped about the body during an altercation with a male relative. His mother, who attempted to intervene in the dispute, was also chopped about the body. They were both taken to San Fernando General Hospital, where Teeluck later died.
Thompson was charged by Cpl Sunil Ramoutar of the Homicide Bureau of Investigations, Region 3, on Thursday 24th August, 2017, following advice received by Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions, Joan Honore-Paul, on that same day.