vybz kartel court

Hours after a hoax went viral online that dancehall star Vybz Kartel escape from jail, the deejay was remanded into custody following a court appearance.

Kartel, whose real name is Adidja Palmer, appeared in the Gun Court Division of the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate’s Court this morning to answer to one of his two murder charges.

The Portmore Empire head will return to court on December 21 when documents involving the murder of Barrington ‘Bossie’ Burton will be handed over to his defense.

The “Cake Soap” deejay is also schedule to make a court appearance on February 3, 2012, when a preliminary airing will be held pertaining to the murder.

Barrington ‘Bossie’ Burton is a 27-year-old businessman/promoter of a Gregory Park address in St Catherine. Reports are that he who was gunned down on July 12 while standing with friends along Walker’s Avenue in Gregory Park.

Vybz Kartel is also facing another murder charge in relation to the death of Clive “Lizard” Williams, and also charges of conspiracy to murder and illegal possession of firearm.