Thursday, April 9, 2015

Advance Advisory: Suffolk County DA Office

Suffolk County District Attorney's Office issues an Advanced Advisory for Friday 04/10/2015 regarding a homicide which took place at Dudley MBTA on February 28, 2013.

Opening statements are expected tomorrow morning in the trial of JAMEL BANNISTER (D.O.B. 10/7/90) of Dorchester, charged with first-degree murder for the Feb. 28, 2013, shooting death of Courtney Jackson, 26, as the victim exited a bus at Dudley station.  Bannister’s co-defendant, BRIAN COOPER (D.O.B. 1/19/88) of Mattapan, pleaded guilty last week to second-degree murder; he will be sentenced next month. ADA David Fredette for the Commonwealth, defense atty John Tardif for the defendant, and Judge Richard Welch in courtroom 808 of Suffolk Superior Court.