A 47-year-old bank employee has been charged for the murder of his wife – school teacher Suzette Sylvester.
Kurt Sylvester was charged on Thursday following the advice from Director of Public Prosecutions Roger Gaspard, SC.
He was charged for the death of his wife Suzette Sylvester on Monday.
Around 6.15am on Monday police responded to a report at Mowlah Road, Preysal Village, Couva.
On arrival at the said address, officers found the body of a female, who at the time was wrapped in a green and white bed sheet, with blood in the area of her head and on the floor.
The EHS arrived on the scene and made checks for signs of life, but found no vital signs.
The District Medical Officer visited the scene, viewed the body, and pronounced the woman dead.