Jamaica Crime News, Kingston: 61-year-old Norman Tomlinson the man who was charged with the murder of popular journalist and public commentator, Peter Abrahams, was sentenced to 7 years in prison when he appeared in court recently.
Tomlinson pleaded guilty to manslaughter charges last month and was handed the sentence on the weekend.
Reports by the police are that Tomlinson’s wife was the household helper for Mr. Abrahams at the time of his death.
On January 18, 2017, a dispute occurred between the accused man’s wife and the 97-year-old Journalist.
Things turn sour at the house and Tomlinson reportedly got in a rage and beat Abrahams to death.