Jah Cure should wait a couple of extra months in a Dutch prison as prosecutors asked extra time to probe his telephone information.
The Reggae crooner gave the impression in courtroom on Wednesday in Amsterdam, the place he has been charged with tried homicide and annoyed attack.
On Wednesday, the reggae artist used to be remanded to prison on March 8 as he awaits his trial. According to studies, Jah Cure, whose actual identify is Siccature Alcock, used to be remanded after a two-hour listening to.
Prosecutors reportedly mentioned that the topic used to be no longer but in a position for trial as they’re looking forward to pertinent proof to advance to trial.
The Attorney at legislation for Jah Cure is Jan-Hein Kuijpers, who gave the impression in courtroom on his behalf. According to the Press Officer with the Netherlands Public Prosecution Service, Franklin Wattimena, the singer might not be granted bail because the investigation through the police isn’t but whole however is alleged to be within the ultimate section.
The public prosecutor instructed the courtroom that the investigation is heading into its ultimate section.
“The suspect and his lawyer were present in the Amsterdam court. The trial, the substantive hearing, will take place on March 8 at 14.00 hours. The court has decided that the suspect will continue to remain in custody until March 8. The investigation into the stabbing by the suspect is in the final phase,” Wattimena used to be quoted as pronouncing through the Jamaica Observer.
“The Prosecutor is only waiting for the results of the digital investigation into the suspect’s phone,” he persisted.
It additionally seems that Jah Cure’s earlier convictions and legal historical past might be taken into consideration through Amsterdam government as they’ve asked from Jamaican government data on his prior run-ins with the legislation. Jah Cure in the past served prison time for rape.
Meanwhile, Cure’s lawyer Kuijpers mentioned the singer is depending on self-defense in his reaction to the fees.
“Mr. Alcock is waiting for his trial because he wants to clear his name… Mr. Alcock testified in detail what happened, and for him, it was a clear self-defense situation,” Kuijpers mentioned. “Witnesses have to be interrogated.”
Among the fees, Jah Cure faces are tried homicide, tried manslaughter, annoyed attack, or tried annoyed attack for the stabbing of live performance promoter, Nicardo ‘Papa’ Blake in Amsterdam on October 1, 2021.