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, 45, was shot to her abdomen and was rushed to the New Amsterdam hospital where she underwent emergency surgery.Three men had barged into the house claiming they were police and started shooting, hitting Patricia Samaroo who was visiting her sister. Annette Samaroo, who recognized one of the intruders said to him “Popcorn,Wholesale NFL Jerseys
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, but the gun malfunctioned forcing the men to flee. Nothing was stolen.Persons in the house managed to tackle the gunman. However he escaped with his colleague in a waiting car which was parked in a nearby street.During the Preliminary Inquiry, 11 witnesses testified, inclusive of three policemen and a number of persons who were in the house at the time of the shooting.Mr. Bacchus in his submission stated that during the trial, none of the witnesses were able to identify any of the accused as the men who shot the deceased. He stated that there was no evidence to link the accused to the crime.Freed: Solomon MiltonBacchus referred to Lord Parker’s Practice Direction (1962) which stated that if there is no evidence linking the accused to crime, the judge or magistrate is obliged to uphold the no case submission.The police had acted swiftly and arrested former colleague (Balroop) who was alleged to be the driver of the vehicle which he had rented from a service. Further investigations led to the arrest of Milton.The alleged gunman notorious criminal Deodat “Popcorn” Seecharran managed to elude capture, but was killed in a shootout with the police earlier this year. ?Seecharran was known to the family since he was a visitor to the home. ?The police had recovered two live rounds and two spent shells from the house.Family members had said that the dead woman had been a victim of mistaken identity. They had stated that the main target was the injured sister Annette who was witness to the killing of her husband Gary Simon on December 18, 2004, at Nigg Village.The woman was expected to be a witness in her husband’s murder trial.