A 91-y-old J’can Man Killed and 100-y-old Wife Injured In US Robbery

A 91-year-old Jamaican man died from injuries he sustained after robbers invaded his home in Brooklyn, New York. His 100-year-old wife, also a Jamaican, was injured during the attack last week Wednesday.

According to media reports Waldiman Thompson and his wife, Ethlin lived in their Bedford-Stuyvesant brownstone in NYC for decades, but on Wednesday October 11, 2017, at about 3:15 p.m., four men broke into their home on Decatur St. near Marcus Garvey Blvd.

They threw a blanket over Ethlin Thompson’s head and tied the pair both up and started rummaging through the home, reports.

Mrs. Thompson managed to free herself and leave the house after the thieves left, then called 911.

Cops arriving on the scene found Mr. Thompson tied up and unconscious inside the house. He was rushed to Interfaith Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

The Thompsons were married for 30 years.

Reports are that the couple had emigrated from Jamaica to the United States.

A man has been arrested in connection with the incident.



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So many jamaicans have died in the USA and nobody makes a big deal of it,but as soon as a USA national dies in jamaica,,,oh jamaica is dangerous and they make it into world wide news and create a negative picture…R.I.P Mr Thompson

These young people hate working for a living ,but we must work our buts off ,only for them to rob and kill us ,yes I know it was heart attack but if they did not broke into his house ,he would be alive ,.

Like seriously

Karol Taylor yes they did and must be held accountable.

Thanks Audrey, they caused his death

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