Port Kaituma murder/suicide victims buried

Residents of Port Kaituma yesterday turned out in large numbers for the funerals of Pamela Martin and Victor Pires, who died in the Easter Monday murder/suicide in the community.

The funeral service was held at the home of the deceased couple and they were buried at the Oronoque Burial Ground. A resident who attended the funeral said persons were not able to view Pires’s body because they were told his face was too badly disfigured as a result of the gunshot wound he inflicted on himself.

Around 4.20 am on Monday, Pires, 62, and Martin, 39, got into a heated argument at their home during which she was physically  …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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