From the Courts
September 18, 2015
Thomas charged for murder of Caine

A third man has been charged in connection with the murder of Alington Caine.

Ekron Thomas, 32, an extension officer of Ashton, Union Island, appeared at the Serious Offences Court on Wednesday and was remanded to Her Majesty’s Prison.{{more}}

Thomas is now charged, along with fellow Union Island residents Derrol Small, 26, and Kemroy Craigg, 20, for Caine’s murder, which occurred on August 1, 2015 – Emancipation Day.

Small and Craigg were both charged on August 5.

Caine, a 29-year-old security guard of Union Island, originally from Byera, died after he sustained a puncture wound to his head, following an altercation with three men at Stick Bar, in Clifton, Union Island, at about 5 a.m.

A post mortem report revealed that Caine died as a result of blunt trauma to the head.

The matter has been adjourned to October 15 for hearing.(KW)