National Chess Champion cleared of attempted robbery charge

National Chess Champion Wendell Meusa was yesterday cleared of the charge of assault with intent to rob instituted against him on June 15, after the complainant testified that he was not her assailant.

The 25-year-old told Stabroek News yesterday that Prosecutor Joel Ricknauth had indicated to Magistrate Judy Latchman that the complainant, Sheliza Mohammed, no longer wished to offer evidence in the matter.

Mohammed then made a sworn statement in which she explained that she was prompted to end the case against Meusa after she saw …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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