Vendor Stabbed To Death By 16-yr-old In Attempted Robbery

A 16 year old boy is in police custody after a reported robbery at the May Pen Market in Clarendon on Tuesday afternoon.

The deceased has only been identified as Valda.

According to reports, she was conducting business at the market when the teenager attacked her and tried to steal her mobile phone. She resisted and was stabbed several times and died at hospital.