Tommy Lee Sparta is now being represented by his former mentor, Vybz Kartel’s attorney, Tom Tavares-Finson.
Tavares-Finson and Donahue Martin Jr, were retained on Tuesday. Sparta was taken from Half-Way-Tree police lock-up in Kingston to the Freeport Police Station in St James on Monday. Prior to this, the ‘Happy Life’ deejay was being represented by Ernie Smith.
The Gothic Dancehall artiste is now scheduled to do question-and-answer interview with investigators from the Counter-Terrorism and Organised Crime Investigation Branch (C-TOC) this week.
Meanwhile, a habeas corpus application seeking his release was filed by his lawyers in the St. James Parish Court on Tuesday morning.
On hearing the application, the judge has ordered that the police are to justify Tommy Lee’s continued detention by next Tuesday, May 29.