Vybz Kartel Trial: Closing Statements Today
A verdict could be reached in Vybz Kartel’s high profile murder trial as early as today.
The defense is expected to call one more witness to the stand which is a character witness for Shawn “Storm” Campbell. Both sides will be appealing to the jury during their closing statements following which the judge will send off the 11-member jury to deliberate and return a verdict.
Vybz Kartel, born Adidja Palmer, Shawn “Storm” Campbell, Kahira Jones, André St John, and Shane Williams are all five nervous men right now as they awaits their fate.
The accused men are on trial for the alleged murder of their former associate Clive “Lizard” Williams. Authorities say Williams was beaten to death on August 16, 2011 over two missing guns belonging to the dancehall star.
Police has yet to find Williams’ body.