Jamaican Teen Suspected of Being Militant Stays in Custody

April 16, 2015 10:58 PM

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A Jamaican judge has ruled that a teenager suspected of hoping to join Islamic extremists must remain in police custody.

Defense lawyer Zara Lewis filed an application seeking the 16-year-old boy's release from police detention. But the magistrate ordered Thursday that he remain in custody until a Tuesday hearing.

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