Hot Water Lane teen charged in stabbing death of 15-y-o | Loop Jamaica

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Detectives in Clarendon have arrested and charged a 15-year-old boy in connection with the fatal stabbing of another juvenile in their Rocky Point, Clarendon community on March 8.

The police have identified the deceased teen as Shackeel Wint, also 15 years old, of Hot Water Lane in Rocky Point.

Reports from the May Pen Police are that about 4pm, a dispute developed between both children, during which Shackeel was stabbed in the chest. He was taken to hospital where he died while being treated.

The police said a file was prepared and submitted to the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions for a ruling, and a “new development” led to the 15-year-old boy being charged with murder.

His court date is being finalised, the police said.

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