(The Valley Anguilla) – Glenville Hodge, a 23yr Old male of Island Harbour has been charged for the offence of Murder of Taitu Kai Goodwin 27 yr. old female of Sandy Hill.
Yesterday, Wednesday 10th, September, Mr. Hodge appeared before the Magistrate’s Court and was remanded to Her Majesty Prison.
The Royal Anguilla Police Force issued a press release relating to the murder and reminded the General Public that:
a) The defendant is entitled to a fair trial;
b) There is a presumption of innocence until proven guilty;
c) Nothing would be stated or published which would prejudice a fair trial taking place; and
d) Section 115(g) of the Criminal Code applies and which provides for an offence in respect of any person who, while a judicial proceeding is pending, makes use of any speech or writing misrepresenting such proceeding or capable of prejudicing any person in favor of or against any parties to such proceeding, or calculated to lower the authority of any person before whom the proceeding is to be held.