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Husband charged for wife’s death

Screen Shot 2014-06-13 at 6.54.18 PMA friendship father of three was today remanded following the murder of his reputed wife and mother of his three children Shelly Persaud.

When the matter was called before chief magistrate Priya Beharry, the accused Vindra Siriram was not required to plea to the indictable charge.

Persaud was found face down in a bucket at the bottom of her stairs at the couple’s Friendship home. The husband had told relatives that he went out drinking but then came home and went to bed. He said it was when he got up to use the toilet that he discovered his wife’s lifeless body and called Police.

However, Police held him for questioning and it is claimed he confessed to killing his wife. However, the man’s relatives have said that he told them he was forced into making a confession.

Siriram will be behind bars until July 4th when the matter will be called for a report.

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