SRP charged with wife’s murder


    A Special Reserve Police Officer has been charged with the murder of his wife.

    28-year-old Vera Golabie was fatally stabbed on July 30th 2020, while in the yard of her home on Church Street, Matura.

    A female relative who witnessed the incident was also threatened by the suspect who then exited the premises and drove off.

    The accused, who was last attached to the Sangre Grande Traffic Section, subsequently surrendered himself to officers of the Matura Police Station.

    In addition to murder, he is also charged with common assault, and is due to appear in court today.