Haitian National Charged With Murder


Caribworldnews, HENNIKER, NH, Tues. May 4, 2010: A 22-year-old Haitian migrant has been charged with the murder of a nursing student.

Roody Fleuraguste was arraigned Monday on a first-degree murder charge in the death of Molly Hawthorn-MacDougall. Prosecutors claim he allegedly shot Hawthorn-MacDougall, 31, in the face last Thursday.

Hawthorn-MacDougall, who was married to Daniel Paul, also 31, was to graduate next week with an associate`s degree in nursing from New Hampshire Technical Institute in Concord. The couple lived at 18 Rand Road, on the same street as the accused murderer.

Authorities found her body at the residence Thursday morning after a 911 call. Fleuraguste was arrested Sunday night on the first-degree murder charge and has been in the country since January.

He  is being held without bail pending a probable cause hearing May 11.


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