19-year-old to appear in court on murder charge


    A 19-year-old of Arima is due to appear in court today for murder.

    The Orange Flats resident has been charged with the killing of Niccolai Hodge on August 6th 2019.

    Hodge, a 14-year-old from Sangre Grande, was stabbed in the chest before getting into a taxi in Arima.

    He died at hospital.

    The suspect was arrested on August 6th 2020 and officially charged yesterday.