**Some a di question dem mixup but unno can decipher same way**
Witness- says mi did gave a passport. Mi nuh have it again
Witness – Shawn Storm tek if fram me. And say him a tek mi go to Guyana
Jury of 12 asked to leave. Judge hearing legal submissions on objection. Can’t tweet submissions.
Tavares Finson now – is that stmt u gave to police, sign ur name an read over?
Ans – yes
Witness says he doesn’t see in stmt something he said in court yesterday- (Kartel phone was shining like a pepper light)….
Lawyer tenders inconsistent section of stmt into evidence as exhibit 2
Ques- is your name Leonard or Lamar.
Ans – Chow *Court chuckles *
Tavares Finson asked witness to ‘turn and look at me’. He does
Ques- who told u to put word ‘flashlight’ into ur stmt’
Ans – Nobadi
When did u stop calling number Ans–
from me a get pure voice mail me stop Bout 3 day mi call it like twice a day and get voice mail
Q- When u return to ur community people asked u what happen to Lizard?
Ans – mi nu understand. Break it dung, Lawyer – I going break it down man
Q- did police take u into custody n inquire about the missing Williams
Ans – yes
Q-Police took u from Waterford
Ans – No.
Ans – St. Thomas
Q- u move bout corporate area a bit
Ans- no. Mi have family in St. Thomas. Not close to Kgn family
Q-police question u bout ur involvement in disappearance of Lizard?
Ans – mi nu understand Sah
Q- who took u up?
Ans- Mr. Benji. He and his colleagues come
Q-and this same police Calvin Benjamin was there went u gave stmt in presence of Mr. Gause
Ans – couple of them. About 3 car load come
I wait bout 20mins at the hospital. Mi wait in di yard at hospital. Yes wid di taxi man. I didn’t know taxi man b4 The said girl that was in di yard come up to di hospital. I knew her b4 but not to talk to. Her name is Candice,
Q- this was same girl standing outside gate at Kartel house?
Ans – yes.
Counsel proceeds to ask a question based on docu. Pros objects Tavares Finson – Mr Taylor it is getting late. Don’t send up u blood pressure Counsel to counsel talk in court
Suggesting that in stmt to police on Aug 4 u said u saw Kartel n girl standing at a section of yard on outside
Ans – no Sir
-Lawyer calls for stmt and shows to witness. –
Q-Witness says it’s his stmt St. Andrew hosp -Hope Rd in vicinity of Devon House.
Q- U waited for him n accompanied him to pharmacy
Ans – no. He n Candice go pharmacy
Q- u reboarded taxi n went to guest house
Ans-Yes. Kiro, Mad Sus and another person was there
Q-these r the same people u said u run away fr at Swallowfield?
Q-Sir How long would it tek u from Swallowfield to hosp?
Ans- Witness- depends pan di traffic
Ans – Everybody did deh a di guest house except Lizard and Shawn
Question- that’s the suggestion I am making to me
Ans – u can’t suggest that Sir cos u were not there
COURTHOUSE BUS OUT A LAUGH
Ans- From guest house- taxi to Waterford. Mr. Palmer pay for it (Witness is laughing) Counsel says what’s so funny.
Ans – cos u just a suggest, a suggest, a suggest *pop up*
Q-U told court when u got to Waterford u were calling Lizard no-
Ans – yes Sir. Mi call it right thru
Q-Yesterday u said u ran from gate n jumped red gate at front. Is that so?
Ans – yes Sir,
– Lawyer calls for pic of gate. Gate has metal spikes going up in the air. Sharp looking spikes-
Q- when u jumped or flew over gate. Did u see dog attack Mr. Palmer
Ans – mi neva a look behind me enuh
Q-U said u put Mr Palmer in a taxi
Ans- yes Sir
Q- was foot bleeding badly?
Ans – no Sir
Q-And is afta dat u go outside n flag down a taxi
Ans- mi nuh understand.
Q- Say again Exchange between counsel now *hot in here* U signed a document at hospital Fi him
Ans – I just write on his name on Di paper
Q-I Suggest that u enter Havendale premises
Ans – 3 of us enter premises. Me, lizard and Shawn. Mad Sus open Di gate fi wi
was traveling in a ole Kingfish vehicle from Waterford to Havendale.
Q- In Di back was Clive Williams?
Ans – yes Sir On way to Havendale taxi stop at guest house.
– Lawyer- suggest that Clive Williams left taxi at guest house-
Ans – weh, weh u seh Sah? Witness – say dat again cos mi no understand.
-Lawyer suggests story made up by u and police investigators inn this matter.-
Ans – no such thing Sah. No such thing
Q- for how many yrs u carried illegal gun?
Ans- bout 2 yrs. I was carrying it…
Q-So u r a gunman?
Ans – no Sir
Q- Do u agree that for 2 yrs of ur life u were a gunman ?
Ans – no Sir
Q-You Carry an illegal gun though?
Ans – yes
Q-Sir U have been arrested for firearm offences?
Ans – no such occasion
Q- when u went to give stmt in Aug did police ques u about gun related crime?
Ans – no Sir Witness – No Sah.
Q- only Adijah dem ask bout. Witness – and Clive Williams
-Witness reads his 3 stmts n admits he sees no mention of phone on speaker n getting money from Williams’ sis Tom asks who instructed him to give that evidence Pros – objects Tom – u r the only 1 who doesn’t understand ques
Q- would u agree that person who owns illegal gun is referred gun is referred to as a gunman ?
Ans – yes Sir
Q-A person who uses illegal gun to commit criminal (rolling r) is a gunman?
Ans – yes Sir………
Q-Do u recall saying u were in taxi with Clive Williams on way to Havendale n saw Williams using phone to text?
Ans – yes -Suggest- it’s 1st ur saying that ..Mr. Chow (Emphasis by Tom)
Ans- No Sir. Was in my 1st stmt Witness now shown stmt
– lawyer trying to prove no mention of texting is in it You read stmt and show where u said man was texting orders lawyer. He is reading …….Fingers running across pages of stmt. Lawyer asks – u don’t come off the 1st page yet’
Ans – me come off it long time
Suggest – pitbull attacked u n in process it bit Mr palmer. That’s why u helped to get taxi…
Ans – no such thing Witness now asks lawyer- ‘you were there Sir’
Courtroom outburst lawyer Police shout silence!
CHOO TAVARES GET BEATEN BAD TODEH-Tavares Finson has requested a stmt from Senior Deputy DPP to the effect that the witness was not prep for trial