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Man charged for murder of Roman Catholic priest

Published:Wednesday | March 4, 2015 | 12:00 PM
Father Charles Brown - File

A man has been charged for the July 2013 murder of a Roman Catholic Priest, Father Charles Brown.

Detectives from the Hunts Bay Police Station have charged 31-year-old Rohan Deacon of Phase 1, Seaview Gardens, Kingston 11, on Sunday.

The Hunts Bay Police say Deacon, who was listed as a person of interest was picked up in Clarendon on February 19. 

The decomposing body of Father Charles Brown was found in bushes with multiple stab wounds on the Plantation Heights main road in St Andrew.

Deacon is scheduled to appear before the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate’s Court on Friday.

The police have issued a warning to criminals that they will leave no stones unturned in capturing those responsible for heinous acts.