After calling a number of witnesses including a handwriting expert Kartel’s attorney will decide weather to wrap up his case today.
Tom Tavares-Finson told the Home Circuit Court that he would have closed his case then but that he needed time to peruse a document that had been sent to him late in the day.
Adidja Palmer had called his sister as character witnesses and handwriting expert Karl Major, a retired senior superintendent of police.
The entertainer also gave a not sworn evidence from the prisoners’ dock that he was not involved in the murder of friend Clive ‘Lizard’ Williams for which he, along with Shawn ‘Shawn Storm’ Campbell, Andre St John, Kahira Jones and Shane Williams are being tried.
Williams is believed to have been beaten to death at a house on Swallowfield Avenue in Havendale, St Andrew, on the evening of August 16, 2011. He was reportedly beaten to death over the disappearance of two illegal guns.