30 year old Peter Placide is charged with the murder of mother of two, Develyn Simpson who was found with her head bashed in last week.
Placide is charged with murdering the woman at her apartment between August 21st and 22nd.
The accused was arrested on Thursday after Simpson’s body was found in her apartment at Matilda Junction, Princes Town.
A gas tank and a broken knife were allegedly found near to her body.
The woman’s two children ages ten and seven were at their grandmother’s home in Williamsville at the time of her murder.