Vybz Kartel’s legal woes took a significant turn for the worse when he was hit with a 2nd murder charge in Jamaica.
As we previously reported, Kartel, real name Adidja Palmer was charged October 3 with murder, conspiracy to murder and illegal possession of a firearm in connection with the death of Barrington Burton.
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On Monday (October 24) the 35-year old dancehall artist was hit with another murder charge in the death of Clive Williams aka Lizard, according to the Jamaica Observer.
Also charged in Williams’ murder is Kiro Jones.
“Arrangements are being made to have Palmer and Jones brought before the Courts shortly,” a police news release said.
Kartel is said to be “shocked at these baseless allegations, but has the greatest confidence in the judiciary and the legal system,” according to his lawyer, Michael Deans.