Akiel Alexander aka ‘Birdboy’ is due to appear before a Magistrate at the Port of Spain Magistrates’ Court today.
Police received advice from Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions, Ms Tricia Huddlin-Cooper on Tuesday 12th October 2021, to charge the 21-year-old man from Santa Cruz with murder, possession of firearm, possession of ammunition, possession of firearm to endanger life and ammunition to endanger life.
The accused was arrested by PC Villaroel of the San Juan Police Station in connection with the death of Christian Perez, which occurred on Friday 21st May, 2021 in Santa Cruz.
The enquiry was supervised by ASP Douglas, Insp. Hosein, Insp. Ramjag (Legal Officer) and W/Insp. Sylvester of the Homicide Bureau Region II Office.
– Trinidad and Tobago Police Service