Sunday 12 July, 2020

American charged for his wife’s murder in Jamaica

Detectives have charged an American national with the murder of his wife in St Elizabeth days ago.

The accused, 53-year-old Henry Topping, an analyst of a Florida address in the USA, has been charged with the February 15 murder of 49-year-old Moy-Lyn Williams-Topping at her home in Seaview district in the breadbasket parish.

Allegations are that about 6:45 a.m., Williams-Topping was leaving her home in her motor vehicle when she was shot by her husband.

She was taken to hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

Her husband was arrested and formally charged with murder on February 20. He is to appear in the St Elizabeth Parish Court on Monday, February 25.

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