51-year-old woman charged for murder of spouse

The Jamaica Constabulary Force said 51-year-old Miriam Jackson from Woodland district in Manchester was arrested and charged with murder on Monday, October 8, in relation to the death of her common-law husband, 40-year-old Oneil Coleman.

She allegedly stabbed Coleman, a farmer, in the neck on October 4 during a dispute at their home.

Jackson is to appear before the Manchester Parish Court on Friday, October 12.


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