By Leroy Smith
Detectives in ‘E’ Division, are on the hunt for a man who this morning (Friday, May 19, 2017) slashed his 37-year-old wife’s throat and left her to bleed to death.
According to the details, Shenika Elliot who resides at lot 1206 Central Amelia’s Ward, Mackenzie, Linden, and her husband had a misunderstanding this morning (Friday, May 19, 2017). It was disclosed that the man “flew into a rage” and attacked her with a knife.
Police information states that London who is a clothes vendor and mother of five, at about 10:30 hours, ran across to her neighbour for assistance, even as she was drenched in blood. She collapsed outside of the yard.
She was rushed to the Mackenzie Hospital by neighbours where she was pronounced dead on arrival. The body which bore multiple stab wounds is presently at the hospital’s mortuary awaiting a post-mortem.
A blood-stained knife suspected to be the murder weapon was found at the scene.
Investigators are at the moment in hot pursuit of her husband who fled the scene.
News Room will provide details when it becomes available.