Today, 20-year-old Belmont resident, Hasani Baker will appear before a Port-of-Spain magistrate, charged with the murder of businessmen, Lawrence Charles. Charles, 36, was killed on May 19th. He had been found outside his business place with gunshot wounds about the body.
Police reports state that Baker of Upper Maryland Hill, was one of three persons detained when police intercepted a blue Nissan Almera motor vehicle, which had been observed speeding recklessly. Officers were able to intercept three male suspects, one of whom had been shot in the leg, and was taken to hospital. The other two men were detained.
On Tuesday, Baker was charged with the crime.