TRINIDAD: Police officer’s wife charged with his murder

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(CNC3) – The common law wife of a law enforcement officer in Trinidad, PC Sherwin Lela, who died at the hospital from burn injuries, appeared before an Arima Magistrate Monday, charged with his murder.

KIMLEE CEZAIR, 33, a baker, of Providence Circular, Arima, , was charged with the death of the officer, after advice was received from Director of Public Prosecutions, Roger Gaspard, SC, on Friday 3rd November, 2017.

PC Lela, 40, of Oropune Gardens, Piarco, who was attached to POS CID, suffered severe burns to his face, neck, abdomen and back, following a fire which was intentionally set at his home, on Monday 4th September, 2017. He later died at the hospital on Monday 11th September, 2017.

CEZAIR, was charged by Sgt. (Ag.), Shawn Ammon, of the Homicide Bureau of Investigations, Region 2, on Friday 3rd November, 2017.