Portmore Empire head Vybz Kartel and his protege Gaza Slim was today denied bail when they appeared in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate’s Court.
Senior Magistrate Judge Judith Pusey denied both deejays bail and remanded them into police custody. They are scheduled to appear back in court on January 9, 2012.
Pusey also requested to see the alleged texts sent to Gaza Slim, real name Vanessa Sadler, that resulted in both artistes being charged for attempting to pervert the course of justice.
A highly rank police source told Dancehall HipHop that the “Cake Soap” deejay will likely spend Christmas behind bars after he was denied bail today.
Kartel, whose real name is Adidja Palmer, was granted bail to the tune of $3 million earlier this month when his lawyers take the matter to the Supreme Court. However, that bail was on the charge of Barrington Burton’s case.
The self proclaimed Worl’Boss is unable to secure bail in his second murder charge related to the death of Clive ‘Lizard’ Williams.
Clive ‘Lizard’ Williams was reportedly murdered on August 16, 2011 in Havendale over a missing illegal firearm believed to be belonging to Vybz Kartel. His body has not yet being found, however the prosecution said they have video surveillance implicating the men in the murder.