Vybz Kartel, whos real name is Adidja Palmer, has been found guilty March 13th of the murder Clive “Lizard” Williams back in August 2011.The incident allegedly took place at Kartel’s home in Havendale, St Andrew. William’s body was never found.
An 11-member jury in Jamaica found Vybz guilty with in 2 hours of the start of delberations along with 3 others.
Along with Kartel 3 out of 4 of his associates Shawn Campbell(a.k.a. Shawn Storm), Kahira Jonesand Andre St. John, were also found guilty in the brutal killing. Shane Williams was the fourth associate and was found not guilty.
According to Billboard.com a strong police presence was assembled in downtown Kingston in the vicinity of the Supreme Court where the case was heard as Jamaica and Kartel supporters, as well as detractors, awaited the verdict.
The lead attorneys representing the Palmer, Tom Tavares-Finson and Christian Tavares-Finson have steadfastly maintained that the case is a conspiracy by the police to frame Palmer because the prosecution has failed to present any evidence linking the accused to the murder of Williams.