Ace dancehall star Vybz Kartel was remanded into custody when he appeared in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate’s Court, Gun division, today to answer murder and gun charges.

Vybz Kartel, who faced the judge earlier in the day for a lesser charge of ganja possession, file an application for bail. However, the judge defer that decision to next week Wednesday (November 2), when the deejay’s is schedule to return to court on those charges.

Kartel, whose real name is Adidja Palmer, will have his next court date on Monday (October 31st) where he will answer to a second murder charge brought against him earlier this week.

According to police reports, Vybz Kartel and another man known as Kiro Jones, also called ‘Ray Jones’, was charged with the murder of Clive Williams, also known as ‘Lizard’.

Police officers said Lizard was murdered by Vybz Kartel and Jones on August 16th, 2011 in Havendale.