Clarendon mother, daughter charged in connection with 10-y-o's death

Sunday, January 24, 2016

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CLARENDON, Jamaica – Police in Clarendon are reporting that they have charged a 40-year-old woman and her 18-year-old daughter in relation to the death of 10-year-old Juvea Bent.
Charged are Glenda Wright and her daughter, Lanie Lewis, both of Portland Cottage, Clarendon.
The police say Wright has been charged with misprision of a felony while Lewis has been charged with murder and attempting to pervert the course of justice.
They are both scheduled to appear in the May Pen Resident Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday, January 26.
Reports from the Lionel Town police are that the 10-year-old left home about 10:30 am on Saturday, January 16. When he did not return, a missing person report was filed; however, a resident later stumbled upon his body and summoned the police.
The body was found with a wound to the neck and the left arm missing.


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