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Life For Jamaican Migrant Who Killed Wife

CaribWorldNews, BALTIMORE, MD, Fri. April 23, 2010: A 49-year-old Jamaican migrant will have to spend the rest of his life in prison for killing his wife.

Claude Harrison was sentenced to life in prison Thursday for repeatedly stabbing his wife, Lamour Angela Harrison, 37, inside their apartment on the night of August 10, 2009.

According to prosecutors, Harrison stabbed and killed his wife in front of the couple`s daughter and niece.

His sentencing comes just months after he was found guilty of first-degree murder on February 24th after a two-day trial. The prosecution called the murder premeditated.

Harrison and his wife were both born in Jamaica. He joined her in the U.S. in 2004.

The prosecution said the murder was premeditated.