LIBERIA – Criminal Court A in Monrovia has found the Deputy Chief of Protocol of Pres. George Weah is guilty of attempted Killing.
A 12th-man Juror yesterday brought down the unanimous verdict after weeks of trial.
Madam Cleopatra Cummings was said to have gashed the face of a neighbor with a razor blade several times on her face after an altercation.
Cleopatra Cummings now awaits sentencing by the court.
the Grand Jury of Montserrado County indicted Cleopatra Cummings, for allegedly attempting to kill Madam Grace Wah, a teacher of the GIG International School with a razor blade.
This follows witnesses including victim Wah’s appearance before the Grand Jury of Montserrado County where they provided evidence surrounding Madam Cummings’ action.
She was indicted for aggravated assault and an attempt to commit murder.
Cummings’ indictment was triggered by Magistrate Patrick Tamba’s March 8, legal conference with defense and prosecuting lawyers at the Gardnerville Magisterial Court.
During the proceeding, probable cause was established regarding President the Protocol Officer’s action against victim Wah consistent with Chapter 12, Section 12.3 of the Criminal Procedure of Liberia.