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Portmore Empire boss Vybz Kartel was remanded into custody when he appeared in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate’s Court in Kingston earlier today.

Kartel’s attorneys was served with statements from the prosecution. The deejay’s attorney has indicated that they will file for bail on Friday, two weeks after he was arrested in Kingston.

Vybz Kartel, whose name is Adidja Palmer, is facing a high profile trial for charges of murder, conspiracy to commit murder and illegal possession of firearm.

High level police officials has also indicated that the deejay could face with more murder charges pending ongoing investigation into a double murder in Portmore earlier this year.