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Ex-cop on murder charge to be sentenced today

Published:Tuesday | November 5, 2013 | 7:49 AM

Former policeman Lescene Edwards is to be sentenced today for the 2003 murder of his ex-girlfriend Aldonna Harris.

Edwards was found guilty last week by a Home Circuit Court jury.

The trial, which started on September 23, was heard by Senior Puisne Judge Gloria Smith.

Harris’ body was found with a gunshot wound to her head at her home at Pembroke Hall in September 2003.

A suicide note was found inside her room which the Crown argued was not written by the woman.

She had reportedly broken off a relationship with Edwards, who is the father of her children, and later gotten married.

Harris was killed five weeks after her wedding.


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