Alleged birthday party killer remanded

The 16-year-old female student, who is accused of stabbing to death a 16-year-old Merlene Ottey High student at a birthday party in Hanover, has been remanded in custody.

The accused girl was remanded Tuesday when she appeared in the Hanover Family Court.

Her next court date is Tuesday, April 4.

Shaniekey ‘Ribbon’ Brown was stabbed to death, Sunday, February 26, during a party in Johnson Town, Lucea, in Hanover.

Reports are that at about 10:00pm both girls, who are from Johnson Town, got into an altercation at a party, when the accused left and returned with a knife and stabbed Brown.

Brown was a grade 11 business student who was described by her teachers as a promising student.

FEATURED IMAGE: Shaniekey ‘Ribbon’ Brown.