The six-year-old son of accused cop killer Donna Lyn Lesmond is scheduled to appear in court on Wednesday, May 22, 2013 in an ongoing attempt by the Crown to sufficiently prove the case of murder against his mother.
This will be a closed session to facilitate the presence of the child who is the prosecution’s star witness.
Donna Lyn is accused of shooting her husband, Special Police Constable Lucan Lesmond with his occupational firearm at about 5 a.m. on Sept. 2, 2012 at their apartment in La Toc, close to the Millenium Highway.
The couple’s son was at home at the time of the shooting.
The post mortem revealed that the lawman died from hemorrhagic shock as a result of a gunshot wound to the brain.
Neighbours told reporters after the incident that they have witnessed fights and quarrels between the couple.
$8,000 fine for cannabis
Simon McLauren of Morne Fortune was sentenced on April 22, 2013 by Magistrate Charon Gardner for possession of cannabis and possession of cannabis with intent to supply another.
McLauren was fined $3,000 on the charge of possession to be paid by May 15, 2013 or in default 40 days at Bordelais. On the charge of possession with intent to supply, McLauren must pay $5,000 by June 15, 2013 or in default spend 67 days at Bordelais.