Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of Ms. Eileen Watson, 87 years old Retired of Coulls Hill on 18.08.2020 about 7:30 p.m.
According to investigations, while walking along the Coulls Hill Public Road the decease fell over an embankment adjacent to John Francis’ Liquor and Provision Shop. The body was subsequently pronounced dead at the scene by the district medical officer. No foul play is suspected.
A post mortem examination is expected to be conducted on the body of the deceased.
Police have arrested and charged Victor Harry, 44 years old Labourer of Lowmans Leeward with the offence of Unlawful Firearm Possession on 04.08.2020.
According to investigations, the accused was met in the possession of one (1) 12 gauge shot gun without a licence issued under the Firearms Act at Richmond Bay on 03.08.2020.
Harry is expected to appear before the Serious Offences Court to answer the Charge.
Police have arrested and charged Dave Sutton, 47 years old Farmer of New Chapmans with the offences of Grievous Bodily Harm and Wounding on 18.08.2020.
According to investigations, the accused unlawfully and maliciously inflicted grievous bodily harm on a 56-year-old Farmer of Richland Park by kicking him with foot at his abdomen. The incident occurred at Richland Park on 31.07.2020.
The accused was also charged for unlawfully and maliciously wounding a 33-year-old farmer of New Chapmans by cutting her on her left middle and fore fingers with a cutlass. The incident occurred at New Chapmans on 15.05.2020.
Sutton is expected to appear before the Court to answer the charges.