Five persons have been arrested in connection with the murder of 36-year-old Tamara Geddes which occurred on June 19 in Trelawny.
Of the five persons arrested, three were charged including Geddes’sister, Nadeen Geddes.
Others charged in the incident include two of Geddes’ nieces, 21-year-old Shanice Ruddock, and another, who is not named because she is a minor.
All three are scheduled to appear in the Trelawny Parish Court on Wednesday, July 22.
According to reports from the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF), Geddes was at home watching television with her 10-year-old daughter around 8:30 pm when a gunman entered the home.
Geddes reportedly handed over $16,000 in cash as well as her two cellphones, however, the gunman was not satisfied.
He then demanded the young mother have sex with him, and when the order was refused, Geddes was shot in full view of her frightened child.