The deejay who was yesterday sentenced to life at hard labour in the Supreme Court is expected to engage in ploughing, bushing and sanitation work to fulfill the hard labour of his sentence, in an exclusive interview the Department of Correctional Services Project Manager, Vanna Lawrence explains.
Dancehall deejay Vybz Kartel, 38, will be eligible for parole in 35 years when he’s 73 years old.
The other men convicted are also facing life sentences.
Fellow entertainer Shawn Storm is eligible for parole in 25 years so too is Kahira Jones while Andre St. John will be eligible in 30 years.
Vybz Kartel, Shawn Storm, Kahira Jones and Andre St. John were found guilty on March 13 for the murder of Clive Lizard Williams following 65 days of trial.
Shane Williams was the only one found not guilty.
Vybz Kartel and Shawn Storm in messages to family and fans following their sentences have maintained their innocence.
Kartel’s attorneys have already started the appeal process.