Grandson charged with grandmother’s death

THE 28-year-old grandson of Bernice Iona Nicholas has been charged with causing her death.
Michael Nicholas of Ponds Estate was formally arrested and charged on a warrant, in the first instance, for the offence of Murder yesterday (June 7).The 82-year-old Bernice, also of Ponds Estate, was found dead in her home by one of her grandsons at about 9:15 p.m. on June 03, 2018.
An autopsy performed by Forensic Pathologist, Dr. Valery Alexandrov on June 4 concluded that the octogenarian died as a result of mechanical asphyxia due to obstruction of the airway.Just a few hours after the body of his grandmother was discovered, Michael had been involved in an accident where he managed to escape.


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