Mystery!

News post November 18, 2015



Puzzle as four St Ann residents go missing after fire at their home A team of police and personnel from the Jamaica Fire Brigade search the immediate.LIME HALL, St Ann — The mystery surrounding the disappearance of four people, including a seven-year-old girl, deepened yesterday after the police and firemen said that they found no human remains at their fire-ravaged home at the end of a long search. Fifty-seven-year-old Joseph Lynch, 43-year-old Lascelles Lynch, Ruth Lawrence, and seven-year-old Rimeka Haynes went missing on Saturday after fire razed their six-apartment dwelling in the quiet community.  Residents said that Joseph, a farmer, lived at the premises while the others were merely visiting.Residents said the fire, which also destroyed two other buildings on the premises, was detected at about 3:00 am Saturday. Since then there has been no sign of the four people, which was left residents both puzzled and concerned. Yesterday, Superintendent Wayne Cameron said the fire at the house is a suspected case of arson and that the search for the missing four would be expanded beyond the immediate surroundings of the house. “We are expanding the search. The men from the fire service, they are going wider and wider as we move away from the building itself,” said Cameron, who heads the St Ann Police. “This property is about 60 acres spreading all the way back to St Ann’s Bay,” he explained, noting that the search started within a quarter-mile radius of the house in an effort to find clues. The property is mostly pimento trees. “There may be caves on the property; there may be stone pits and so on, so we are trying to identify those areas,” he said, noting that residents are helping with the search
Published By: The Observer

No Tags

480 total views, 1 today

  

  • Penalise politicians who provide service on a partisan basis ­ — Meadows

    by on January 26, 2016 - 0 Comments

    JLP caretaker calls for action as Trelawny residents take to the street Placard-bearing residents gather at a section of the Salt Marsh to Goodwill main road yesterday to protest against the poor road conditions in the area.  SALT MARSH, Trelawny — Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) caretaker for Trelawny Northern Dennis Meadows yesterday called for laws […]

  • http://www.insightjamaica.com/

    by on July 4, 2015 - 0 Comments

    You can post your add here for free.

  • Will Cameron Speak On Reparation?

    by on September 29, 2015 - 0 Comments

    In pic: Prime Minister David Cameron. Olivia Grange said she believes Cameron would consider it unusual to be visiting Jamaica at this time in history and have extensive discussions with top government officials and not have the subject of reparation raised at some point. The Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) is questioning whether the Government will […]

  • Constable Crystal Thomas

    by on July 16, 2015 - 0 Comments

    She fought to the end | Lead Stories | Jamaica Gleaner Woman Constable Crystal Thomas Norman Grindley Senior Superintendent of Police Cornwall ‘Bigga’ Ford (right) escorts National Security Minister Peter Bunting, who visited the Denham Town Police Station in west Kingston, to get an update after the murder of woman Constable Crystal Thomas, who was […]

  • Plans advanced for use of drones to combat praedial larceny

    by on August 17, 2016 - 0 Comments

    Minister of State in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries JC Hutchinson (centre), has the full attention of farmers in Lowe River, Trelawny yesterday. ST JAMES, Jamaica (JIS) – Minister of State in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries JC Hutchinson, says plans are well advanced for the use of drones to […]

Follow Us on Facebook