The Preliminary Inquiry (PI) into the Neesa Gopaul case continued yesterday with Simone De Nobrega and Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Hugh Jessamy being further cross-examined.
The case is being heard by acting Chief Magistrate Priya Sewnarine-Beharry at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court. The PI will continue tomorrow.
Neesa’s mother, Bibi Sharima Gopaul, and her (Bibi’s) lover Jarvis Small were charged with the teen’s murder.
The allegation is that between September 24 and October 2 at Madewini, Linden-Soesdyke Highway, Bibi Sharima Gopaul and Small, both of 13 Public Road Leonora, West Coast Demerara, murdered Neesa Lalita Gopaul.
The teenager’s body was stuffed into a suitcase, which was discovered by a group of picnickers on October 2 anchored in the creek at the Emerald Tower Resort.