48-y-o woman attacked and stabbed to death in St Ann: man arrested Loop Jamaica

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Forty-year-old Theron Lugg otherwise called ‘Ruddy’ of Windsor Heights, St Ann and Harbour Street, St Ann has been charged with murder regarding the stabbing death of a woman on Market Street in the parish on Sunday, April 07.

She has been identified as 48-year-old Taneka Mattis of Savanna-La-Mar, Westmoreland and Ocho Rios, St. Ann.

Reports are that about 10:45 pm, residents saw the body lying on the roadway and alerted the police. On their arrival, the now deceased was seen with multiple stab wounds to the upper body.

Mattis was transported to the hospital, where death was confirmed.

Investigations continued and Lugg was taken into custody on Tuesday, April 16. He was subsequently charged after a question and answer on Wednesday, April 17.

His court date is being arranged.

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