News, Top Story

Son Charged in Mother’s Killing

Police have charged one man in connection with the death of his mother.

53-year-old Lenny Augustin, a construction worker by profession was arrested and charged for the death of his mother, Florence Augustin.

The victim, a 70-year-old of Jacmel, was found unresponsive in her home with violent marks about her body.

She would be pronounced dead by a pathologist who arrived on the scene and her cause of death was subsequently ruled to be strangulation.

Augustin became the island’s last homicide victim in 2021, registering at a staggering 75.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *