A St Catherine cane cutter has been arrested in connection with the murder of his common-law wife, who was stabbed in her neck. The accused and his partner, Alicia Patience, shared a home in the community of Dunfar in Lluidas Vale.
Patience, a mother of two boys, was reportedly found at their home, dead in bed.
Allegedly, Patience was killed during a domestic dispute with her partner on Monday night. The accused is said to have repeatedly stabbed her with a knife. The police reportedly found her face down on her bed. The accused was not at the scene.
Sometime after, he was taken into custody at Shady Grove Police Station in Lluidas Vale.