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Murder by Old Gang Rival in Leyton

Posted by Business in Ghana on June 24, 2011

By Gerogette Djaba, Legal Eagle, UK

On 29 November 2010, Sylvester Senyah, aged 33 a British gentleman of Ghanaian origin was stabbed to death outside a Caribbean restaurant in Leyton by an old gang rival, Simeon Smith who is now 34 years old, the Old Bailey has heard.

The parents of Sylvester Senyah, who have maintained a dignified silence since the murder shed several tears as the jury returned a verdict of GUILTY, yesterday, 23 June, 2011. This was soon after the verdict was returned in the Milly Dowler trial in an adjacent court room, Court No. 8.

Sylvester Senyah, also known as “Twiggy” , was attacked by two men as he carried his food back to his parked car in Capworth Street, Leyton, East London. The court heard that he was on his way to pick up his 10 year old son from school. Read the rest of this entry »

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