Wife dies after alleged beating by husband in Portmore Loop Jamaica

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Fifty-year-old Paul Walker, a construction worker of Caymanas Gardens, Portmore, St Catherine, has been charged with the murder of his wife, 44-year-old Nicola Walker.

Reports from the Caymanas police are that about 9:30 pm on Sunday, November 6, 2022, Walker and his wife were at home when an argument developed between them.

It is alleged that Walker kicked and punched his wife all over her body, causing swelling, bruises and pain.

The police were summoned and on their arrival, Mrs Walker was taken to the hospital, where she later succumbed, reportedly to injuries she had sustained.

Walker was subsequently arrested and charged with murder.

His court date is being finalised.