Trelawny man charged for stabbing death of 84-y-o grandfather
Detectives assigned to the Falmouth Police have arrested and charged 22-year-old chef Victor Newman for the murder of his grandfather 84-year-old Menocal Stephenson of Quick Step district in Trelawny.
The police report that on the morning of September 11, Newman used a knife to stab Stephenson several times.
The elderly man succumbed to his injuries.
Newman was accosted by residents who handed him over to the police.
On Monday, September 13, a question and answer session was conducted in the presence of two justices of the peace.
Newman was charged with murder on Tuesday, September 14.
His court date is being finalised.
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