Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Man charged with murder of retired police officer and wife

Photo of accused, Jewan Ethan Ramkissoon courtesy the TTPS

Photo of accused, Jewan Ethan Ramkissoon courtesy the TTPS

A 24-year-old man is expected to appear before a Chaguanas Magistrate on Wednesday to answer to murder charges.

This follows the advice received from Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions, Joan Honore Paul on Tuesday.

Jewan Ethan Ramkissoon of Claxton Bay was arrested by officers of the Homicide Bureau of Investigations, Region III on May 18 following intense investigations surrounding the death of retired Police Corporal Kenneth Mackhan and his wife Lillawati Makhan.

The couple was found dead at their Cunupia Home on the same day.

Cpl Smith of the Homicide Bureau, Region III laid the charges.

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