Friday 18 September, 2020

Woman killed in suspected arson attack at St Andrew home

A 50-year-old woman was burnt to death in a fire, believed to be the work of arsonists, at her home in Constant Spring, St Andrew on Wednesday.

The deceased has been identified as Claudette Hatty, a domestic helper of 19 Manor View Drive, Kingston 8.

Reports are that about 1.30 am, the woman was at her three room dwelling when unknown assailants firebombed the house, police sources said.

Police and firefighters were alerted but the house was destroyed. 

The charred remains of the woman was later found among the rubble.

The St Andrew North police are investigating. 

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