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Several residents in the Crescent Road area of St Andrew were on Friday adamant that they would be heading to the United States-Mexico border after the latest explosion of violence which claimed two lives and left a third man injured.
Despite showing no remorse for raping a nine-year-old girl, who he strangled while buggering, the mother of the child says she has forgiven the cold-hearted, young killer.
Director of Public Prosecutions Paula Llewellyn has pulled the death penalty as a sentencing option for Rushane Barnett, the Trelawny man charged for the June 21 murder of his cousin and her four children in Cocoa Piece, Chapelton, Clarendon.
Former National Security Minister, Robert Montague, earlier this week called for the resumption of hanging in an impassioned plea, as the House of Representatives debated and passed the Firearms (Prohibition and Regulation) Act, 2022.
The St James Police have charged 19-year-old Nicolette McFarlane with the stabbing death of her lover, 28-year-old O’Brian Taylor, following a physical altercation inside the Montego Bay Transportation Centre on June 30.
The Darliston Police in Westmoreland have charged 20-year-old Justine Barnes, a farmer of Pike district in the parish with the murder of a 55-year-year-old shopkeeper on
Saturday, May 14.
Police have released the name of another person of interest as they deepen the probe into the killing of 17-year-old Devenese Nelson of North Street, Kingston 14 on Sunday, June 26.
The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions is to seek the death penalty against Rushane Barnett, the man accused of killing a mother and her four children in Cocoa Piece, Clarendon last week.