St Cruz firing: court dismisses Zenito’s anticipatory bail plea




The District and Sessions Court, Panaji on Friday dismissed the anticipatory bail application of Zenito Cardozo in connection with the St Cruz firing incident in which one
was killed.

Cardozo had filed the anticipatory bail application on June 29, after the Old Goa police were looking out for him in connection with the case.

According to police, Cardozo is still absconding and that they are on the lookout for him. Police said that earlier Cardozo’s residence at St Cruz was searched however he was not found.

In connection with the case, police had arrested 22 accused persons while 3 minors were apprehended. Police said that Cardozo is said to be associated with the accused persons who were arrested in connection with the St Cruz firing incident and that police are looking into his (Cardozo’s) role, if any.