Police have in custody a 13-year-old boy for the murder of his mother.
Dead is 44-year-old Petrina McDonald of Bethel Town, Westmoreland.
Police report that they were called Wednesday night, December 5, over an incident in the Bethel Town community.
It is reported that Ms. McDonald was found in the living room where apparently she had been asleep. Her throat was cut. Police recovered a kitchen knife.
Her 13-year-old son was taken into custody.
By: Franklin McKnight