Woman, boyfriend charged with her sister’s murder


    A 52-year-old woman and her 46-year-old boyfriend have been charged with the murder of her sister.

    53-year-old Geeta Newman of Plaisance Park, Pointe-a-Pierre was last seen on Monday June 15th 2020, in the company of the accused.

    When police visited the home the next day, the two suspects claimed she had left for Penal the night before to see her daughter.

    Upon searching the premises however, officers found the victim’s body in a bedroom.

    An autopsy concluded that her death was due to blunt force trauma and asphyxia.

    The two accused are due to before the San Fernando Magistrates’ Court today.