Dispute with electrician turns deadly in St Mary

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Dispute with electrician turns deadly in St Mary

Thursday, July 09, 2020

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ST MARY, Jamaica — A man was on Tuesday charged in connection with the stabbing death of an electrician on Mahoe Road, Cromwelland in St Mary on Friday, June 26

Charged with murder is 24-year-old Rajay Hood who resides in the said area.

According to police reports, Hood hired the now deceased, 55-year-old Paul Forrest, to carry out electrical work at his home.

However, an argument developed between the two, during which Hood reportedly used a knife to stab Forrest several times.

Forrest was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Hood was subsequently arrested and charged.

His court date is being finalised.

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