Megaman on Trial Again
Hes accused of encouraging his friend to commit murder
So Solids Megaman is on trial at the Old Bailey for the third time.
Megaman, aka Dwyane Vincent, is accused of egging on his friend to shoot Colin Scarlett in a revenge attack that took place in 2004. His friend, Carl Morgan, 24, was found guilty of murdering Colin Scarlett in 2004.
Jurors were told that Vincent was being tried for murder a third time for technical and administrative reasons.
On the day of the murder, Carl Morgan had been beaten up by Colin in front of his ex-girlfriend, who was dating Colin, the court heard. With the help of Dwayne and other friends, Morgan is said to have armed himself with a gun and gone back to kill Colin.
QC Jeremy Donne, the prosecution said: When they found Mr Scarlett, there was a brief encounter before Morgan, with Vincents encouragement and support shot him dead.
The trial continues.