Associate of British billionaire’s son charged in capturing demise of Belize police officer
Jasmine Hartin, the companion of Andrew Ashcroft, whose father is British billionaire Lord Ashcroft, was arrested and charged on Monday with manslaughter by negligence, her lawyer Godfrey Smith instructed reporters Monday. Smith stated bail for Hartin was denied.
The general public relations division for the Belize Police Division issued a press release on Friday saying Henry Jemmoth, the superintendent of police, had died.
On Friday Chester Williams, Commissioner of Police instructed Channel 7 that “Ms. Jasmine Ashcroft” was taken into custody and is being investigated for the demise of Jemmoth. Williams stated the 2 have been recognized to be buddies and “from what we now have been made to know they have been ingesting.”
In a briefing Friday, Williams stated Jemmoth’s physique was discovered within the water off a pier in San Pedro with an obvious gunshot wound behind his ear. A feminine had been discovered on the pier with what gave the impression to be blood on her arms and clothes, he stated.
Andrew Ashcroft is a widely known developer in Belize. He opened the Alaia Belize, Autograph Assortment resort in Could 2021. In an information convention asserting the resort’s opening he referred to Jasmine Hartin as his spouse, and he or she stood alongside him, nevertheless, it’s unclear if they’re married.