AN 85 year old woman in a wheel chair is believed to have been beaten to death by a teen relative on Sunday.

Polly Bahadur was found dead at her home 6 p.m. at Pierre Road, Charlieville.

Police were told that the teenager spent most of that day alone with Bahadur at the house.

Relatives went to the house in the evening and discovered the pensioner’s body.

The teenager was also at the house.

Officers of the Central police division responded and detained the teenager.


Various Protective Service Divisions from across the country came together for the fifth Police Can Cook event ,,,,

The Ministry of Works is putting measures in place in the event of flooding, ahead of the bad weather, forecast for tomorrow.

The Manuel Congo Bridge was officially opened today, replacing the single-lane Bailey bridge that was previously in use.