Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Wife, boyfriend in court for husband's murder

Larry Garcia was killed in a home invasion on September 27, 2017.

Larry Garcia was killed in a home invasion on September 27, 2017.

A Rio Claro woman and her boyfriend are expected to appear before the courts today for the murder of her husband, 27-year-old Larry Garcia.

Garcia was killed around 5am on September 27 during a home invasion at his Cadiz Street, Ecclesville home.

His head had been bashed in and his throat slit.

Since the incident, police have been conducting meticulous investigations which led to the arrests of Remueako Jaris, 32, and Sharmellia Garcia, 28.

They were questioned and after instructions were sought from officials from the office of the Director of Public Prosecutions, they were charged last Friday.

The two are expected to appear in the Rio Claro Magistrates' Court today.

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