The brother of a Wests Tigers junior participant has additionally been charged with the alleged homicide of Dejan ‘Danny’ Radulovic – a day after his youthful sibling was arrested.
Eti Tavui, 21, on Thursday blew kisses to his household and supporters as he appeared from jail by way of videolink in Liverpool Local Court.
He was arrested at Liverpool Station on Wednesday and was charged with homicide and failing to adjust to a digital proof entry order path.
Outside courtroom, one among his supporters appeared to push a journalist as they exited the courtroom.
The journalist responded, asking the person to not push him.
Mr Radulovic died after police had been known as to Donnelly Street in Balmain at 3:40pm on July 29, following reviews of an assault.
Officers arrived to seek out Mr Radulovic with important head and torso accidents.
Paramedics handled him to the scene earlier than taking him to the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital the place he later died, with an post-mortem later revealing he had suffered gunshot wounds.
Radulovic was launched from jail earlier this 12 months after serving 9 months behind bars for drug provide.
Police stated that they had obtained reviews that Mr Radulovic was injured in an altercation with two males, who allegedly fled in a white jeep, which was later discovered burnt out at Five Dock.
On Tuesday, police charged Masei Tavui, 19, with the alleged homicide of Mr Radulovic.
Masei Tavui has been a member of the Wests Tigers junior ranks for the previous 4 years, enjoying for the membership in junior competitions.
He was not contracted for 2024.
On Wednesday, his older brother Eti, 21, was additionally charged.
He didn’t apply for bail when he appeared in courtroom on Thursday and is because of reappear in December.