The 19-year-old female who is charged for fatally stabbing her boyfriend in Banse, Laborie on Saturday, Nov. 24, was remanded until Jan. 22, 2013 when she appeared in court today, Tuesday, Nov. 27.
Anushka Alfred of La Ressource allegedly stabbed 30-year-old Cuthbert ‘Darcus’ Maximin during an altercation at his home.
Maximin died as a result of “hemorrhagic shock secondary to a stab wound”, according to the result of his post mortem examination conducted on Monday, Nov. 26, police said.
Family members and friends told St. Lucia News Online that the couple had a stormy relationship triggered by fights over “trust issues” and “petty things”.
Maximin is the second man in three months to be allegedly killed by his lover.
On Sept. 2, 2012, at about 5 a.m., Donna Lyn Lesmond allegedly shot her husband, police officer Lucan Lesmond, in the face with his occupational firearm at their La Toc apartment. Neighbours told reporters that they had witnessed fights and quarrels between the couple.
The wife is scheduled to stand trial for murder next year.
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