Friday, February 23, 2018

Death of a salesman: Charged with murder

Charged: Raywadeo Rajeev Ranoo

POLICE have charged a man with the  June 17 murder of 75-year-old of salesman Hunter Samlal.

Raywadeo Rajeev Ranoo, also known as “Ronnie Ranoo”, 23, of Cunjal South Trace, Barrackpore, was charged after advice was received from Assistant Director of Public Prosecutions, George Busby.

Samlal,  of Clarke Road, Penal, was found dead in his apartment with his hands and feet bound and his mouth covered with plastic. His white Nissan panel van was also discovered missing from the premises. 

Ranoo was charged by WPC Janelle Ransome, of Homicide Bureau of Investigations Region 3.

He is expected to appear in court on Thursday.