Hazel Ann Daniel is a suspect in the murder of Churchill James.
According to reports she was a victim of domestic abuse.
She returned to her children at their Dindial Road, Brasso Piedra Road, Brasso home.
53 year old James lost his life after Daniel threw gasoline on him and set him on fire.
Police reports indicate that Daniel was at home with a male friend when James jumped her front gate and forced his way into the house.
He was armed with a cutlass.
She got hold of a brush-cutter and threw the gas from it on James, then used a lighter to set him on fire.
Police officers arrived shortly after and took James to Chaguanas District Health Facility, where he died while undergoing treatment.
After James died, police returned to the house and detained Daniel. A restraining order against James had ended their relationship after some 15 months.
Daniel was placed in a holding cell at the Gasparillo police station for the past seven days, as she was subject of a police investigation.
According to her attorney, Daniel, a labourer at the Couva/Tabaquite/Talparo Regional Corporation, had endured months of abuse but was prompted to take out a restraining order against James after he chopped up her dog last