Murder Mauritius

New-Grove: un musicien tué avec une arme tranchante

Macabre découverte à New-Grove mercredi 5 avril. Le corps de Jean-Phillipe Jean, un habitant de la localité, a été retrouvé carbonisé chez lui. Ce musicien de 37 ans a été tué avec une arme tranchante avant que son corps ne soit incendié, a révélé l’autopsie pratiquée par le Dr Maxwell Monvoisin, médecin légiste de la police.

06 Apr 2017,

Sick February 2014

For the past 30 minutes, I have been struggling to write this post, starting over again and again while trying to think how to share that feeling I have right now. That feeling of how badly Mauritius has been doing not only during this month but since the first days of the year itself.

26 Feb 2014, Yashvin, pages of my life

Gang of four arrested for murder of 80 year old

Benito Pancheu, 30, and his accomplices, Pierre Antoine Gabriel, 41, Jean Claude Pierre, 45, and Pierre Ohmet, 81, confessed about their involvement in the murder of 80-year-old Marie Belle Orange Redini. The woman was murdered on Saturday at Saint Croix. During their interrogation, the four said that they visited the victim on the evening of [...]

02 Aug 2011, The Independent Daily

Defence finds flaws in police report

The Michaela Harte murder case has taken a new twist with the presentation four witnesses in the District Court of Mapou on Monday for the preliminary enquiry. These are assistant superintendent of police (ASP) Ahmad Reshad Dilawally, ASP Mardemootoo, police photographer Satish Sharma Jeewuth and police draftsman Rajen Hurgobin. Defence lawyers Sanjeev Teeluckdharry, Ravi Rutnah [...]

28 Jun 2011, The Independent Daily

Lotoah accused of Jolita’s murder

The murder trial of Anita Konsita Jolita was heard in the Assize court on Wednesday in front of Judge Saheeda Peeroo. Ludovic Virgino Prodigue, an accused stood as police witness and named Jean Mervin Roberto Lotoah as the murderer of the little girl. Prodigue said that he was in the company of Lotoah when the [...]

09 Jun 2011, The Independent Daily