Beetham Gardens resident, Sherwin Sheperd, 46, has been committed to stand trial at the next sitting of the Port of Spain High Court.
Shepherd appeared before Chief Magistrate Maria Busby EarleCaddle on July 17th during the Preliminary Inquiry relative to the death of Cirn Ronaldo Joseph. He was arrested on July 6th, 2018, and charged with the murder on July 10th, 2018.
According to police reports, Mr Joseph, a 31-year-old mechanic, was shot during a drive-by shooting while standing along the Eastern Main Road, Laventille, on the morning of June 6th, 2018. Investigations were supervised by W/Supt Suzette Martin, while charges were laid by Sgt Roger Reyes, both of the Homicide Bureau of Investigations (HBI), Region 1, at the time.