Man charged for stabbing woman who refused his sexual advances

September 17, 2020

Thirty-year-old Denroy Whitely of Dalton district in St. Elizabeth, has been arrested and charged for wounding with intent following an incident in his community Thursday, September 10.

Reports from the Malvern Police are that about 6:20 a.m., the complainant and Whitely were at home when Whitely reportedly made sexual advances towards her.

She allegedly refused and was later awoken by a stab wound to the upper body. She managed to escape and was assisted to the hospital where she was admitted for treatment.

An investigation was launched and Whitely was subsequently charged on Tuesday, September 15.

His court date is being finalised.

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