COURT Sentencing

St Catherine Woman Facing Sentence for Failing to Send Child to School

A twenty-nine-year-old woman, who pleaded guilty to a charge of failing to secure education for a child, will be sentenced in the St Catherine Parish court today.

She’s Yvonne Lampart, of Spanish Town, St Catherine.

Allegations are that Lampart had failed to send her ten-year-old daughter to school over a certain period.

Police say they received a report and conducted an investigation.

They say when the claim was verified, the matter was reported to the Office of the Children’s Advocate.

Lampart was then charged.

The court has requested a social inquiry report to determine the sentence to be handed down.

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