Alleged wife killer remanded to jail.

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Dead: Umadai Lall (Left) Murder accused: Jason Kellman (Right)

A welder accused of beating his reputed wife to death was remanded to prison on Tuesday for the capital offence of murder. 

Jason Kellman, 44, of Hill Foot, Soesdyke-Linden Highway was arraigned before Principal Magistrate Judy Latchman at the Diamond/Golden Grove Magistrates’ Courts. 

The accused was not required to plead to the indictable charge which stated that he murdered 43-year-old Umadai Lall, also called “Samantha”, a mother of one. 

He was remanded to prison until January 12, 2023. 

They Break News understands that the couple had been together for over a decade during which Lall was reportedly constantly abused by her partner.  

According to reports, the couple got into an argument on Thursday, last, after the man returned home from work and found his spouse in an intoxicated state. During the exchange, the now dead woman reportedly physically abused her husband. 

The man got annoyed and in retaliation, dealt her several cuffs and kicks about her body. The next morning, he noticed that she was not breathing and rushed her to the Diamond Diagnostic Centre, where she was pronounced dead on arrival.  

Kellman, who was arrested at the said hospital, has reportedly given Police detectives a statement confessing to fatally beating the mother of one.


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