Labourer Noah Anderson Morenzi, 19, of Annabelle Street, Couva has been charged with the murder of 42-year-old Rodney Sookoo whose decomposing body was found on April 12 in an agricultural area at Sankar Avenue, Princes Town.
He was found with multiple stab wounds to the head and was identified by relatives by the letters “RRS” he had tattooed on his left arm.
Sookoo lived at St Croix Road, Princes Town.
On the advice of Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions, Joan Honore-Paul, Cpl Sunil Deo of the Homicide Bureau Region Three laid the charge against the teenager.
He was expected to appear before a magistrate in the Princes Town Court yesterday.