Father of Anfernee Bowman heartbroken at outcome of murder trial

– vows to continue fight for justice

The father of Anfernee Bowman, who was stabbed to death in 2012 said he is still trying to understand how stabbing someone six times including twice in the heart could be described as “accidental.”

An emotional Gary Bowman is still trying to come to grips with the fact that the case against the accused Samuel Cornelius was discharged in the High Court last Tuesday despite the compelling evidence that was before the court.

In a recent interview with Stabroek News he said he will now be looking at all the legal options available to him as he just cannot allow his son’s death to go without justice. The state has since indicated its intention to file an appeal.

The visibly heartbroken man said he attended every hearing since the commencement of the High Court trial. He resides overseas, …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.

Join the Conversation

After you comment, click Post. If you're not already logged in you will be asked to log in or register.

The Comments section is intended to provide a forum for reasoned and reasonable debate on the newspaper's content and is an extension of the newspaper and what it has become well known for over its history: accuracy, balance and fairness. We reserve the right to edit/delete comments which contain attacks on other users, slander, coarse language and profanity, and gratuitous and incendiary references to race and ethnicity. We moderate ALL comments, so your comment will not be published until it has been reviewed by a moderator.