UPDATE: Triple murder case involves burglary, arson

The Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) said a woman and her brother have been charged with the July 18 murder of a woman and her two children in Tower Hill, St Andrew.

They are 27-year-old lab technician quality control supervisor Jamelia Leslie and 26-year-old construction worker Javone Leslie, both from Guava Ridge in Mavis Bank.

They have been charged with three counts of murder, burglary and arson.

They are to appear in the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court on Thursday, August 2.

The siblings are charged in relation to the murder of 29-year-old Kashief Jackson and her two children – 23-month-old Aviere Williams and seven-day-old Aranza Williams (in photo).

The three were found dead in their house on Monday, July 18.

Jackson had been stabbed multiple times.

There are indications that someone attempted to set the house ablaze with the bodies.


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