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Accused in murder of elderly St Thomas couple further remanded

Published:Monday | March 12, 2018 | 4:16 PMShanna Monteith/Gleaner Writer

The two people charged in connection with the murders of Jamaican-Canadian couple Melbourne and Etta Flake in Retreat, St Thomas were further remanded when they appeared in court Monday.

Twenty-five-year-old Fabian Skervin and his girlfriend Nekia Thompson were ordered to return to court on April 12.

They are each charged with two counts of murder and one count of robbery with aggravation.

Eighty-one-year-old Melbourne and 70-year-old Etta were found dead in their house with their hands and feet bound on the morning of January 9.

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