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Feb 16, 2011

Anti-Christ lit husband on fire and now committed to stand trial for murder

Lavern "Anti-Christ" Longsworth

Lavern Longsworth, also known as Anti-Christ, is facing a murder charge tonight. On July fifteenth, 2010, during a heated argument at her home on Castle Street, Longsworth threw kerosene on David White, her common-law husband and set him on fire. Initially, the now single mother of three faced an attempted murder charge, but since White passed away at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital, his mother Yvonne Thompson, has been knocking on many doors, including the Director of Public Prosecution’s office for the charge to be upgraded. This morning before Senior Magistrate Sharon Frazer, Longsworth did not object to the case being sent to the Supreme Court for her trial to be heard in the June session. Because the matter took time to reach the court, there have been allegations by Thompson that Magistrate Frazer may have been friends with Anti-Christ.  Frazer took the opportunity to publically and formally inform Thompson that Longsworth has never been in her employment. Interviews that Longsworth did with the media were entered into evidence by the prosecution.  The following is an interview with Longsworth after White passed away. We warn viewers that the following is graphic as it was alleged that someone threw acid in Longworth’s face, however, she denied the incident on camera.

Jose Sanchez

“There were some rumors that somebody may have beaten your face. What happened?”

Lavern Longsworth, Facing New Charges for Death of David White

“I noh know weh happen. Tuesday I get up and I gone work and I deh out deh so my face just get swell up. I gone dah hospital Thursday and dis dah di outcome ah mi face right now. Nobody no throw nothing pan me as weh dehn seh dat somebody throw acid pan me. Nobody no do me nothing. He always thief mi things and I always have to go pay back fi get back mi things dehn.  Sometimes dah problems when I go fi get back mi things dehn from people cause dehn halla he neva lef it deh. Dehn would ah lie or when I do get it back if I get back my phone, I noh get back di chip. Every time I have to pay fi get my thing dehn. Many times dah night I would ah di sleep and have to get up fi look fi something cause he ker it. One and two time we mi fight and so wah time he mi beat mi bad inna mi face fi five dollars. I wah neva forget dat because mi son mi deh da jail. Three weeks mi eye mi shet down weh ih beat mi fi mi five dollars.”

David White

Jose Sanchez

“David has passed away and more than likely the charge is going to be changed, there is a possibility you could face a murder charge or a manslaughter charge. How are you going to handle this?”

Lavern Longsworth

“I feel bad bout weh happen because my pickni wah punish now because I wah have to go dah jail and I have my baby weh disabled.”

Jose Sanchez

“Lavern, that night did he beat you? What happened?”

Lavern Longsworth

“Ih no beat me, ih only haul di knife after me and dah he bring di gas inna di room because he always do it. I sorry fi weh happen because dah me wa take di licking now.”

Jose Sanchez

“Do you believe you should be charged with a lesser charge?”

Lavern Longsworth

“Definitely.  I noh want get charged wid murder; I no mind get charge fi di manslaughter. At least I could get bail and deh out yah fi help my pickni dem. But if I go to jail who will help dehn? Right now my son fi get bail Friday, I noh even know if dehn wah give ah bail.  Me dah ma and pa fi my three pickni dehn.”

Jose Sanchez

“At this point you haven’t been charged with anything. Some people may think that you’re hiding. Are you in hiding?”

Lavern Longsworth

“I’m not in hiding. I ready fi stand up fi anything cause dah my rights. I stand up fi my kids dehn and fi myself. I noh di hide from nobody. Everybody got my number and dehn got my business card, dehn could always call me.  And I noh cut off mi phone from nobody.”

Viewers please note: This Internet newscast is a verbatim transcript of our evening television newscast. Where speakers use Kriol, we attempt to faithfully reproduce the quotes using a standard spelling system.

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6 Responses for “Anti-Christ lit husband on fire and now committed to stand trial for murder”

  1. BZNinCALI says:

    Just because Miss Thompson is persistent is not a good enough reason to let her have her way. Despite the death of her abusive son, someone still managed to beat up Lavern after his family threatened her. Dickey, help a sister out.

  2. Justice says:

    Poor laverne, She is the victim. At least she got rid of a scum. the mother should be ashamed knowing how her son was. She should move on and allow Laverne to live a more peaceful life. Look at how she has been taken advantage of even after the scum’s death! If they can allow all those useless murderers to get off she should get off as her case is clearly self defense.

  3. jose says:

    ill tell you this !@#$ if it was barrow friend or a big fish or somebody that has money or a goog position they would had never got charge at all ok , lavern defended herself and for doing so she is facing merder charge thats crazy that dpp has to go back from where she comes from thats stupidness

  4. eyes on Belize says:

    I know antichrist personally, and anybody who knows her knows she is the sweetest person. I know she got pushed to do what she did. Regardless of what happened, I know as her friend she is remorseful and want to put this behind her. But living in Belize that will be difficult, because people would want to kill her for the fame and the title gun man.


    Lavern did the right thing when she set the !@#$%^ on fire, she sure got my vote. C’mon Lavern, the bloody marks on your face clearly indicates that someone battered you, violently. Amnesia? Seek justice.

    I hope that she will be charged with a lesser charge if any at all, her no good man abused her, and now the court system is replaced by her no-good man.

    The mother of David White need to back off, because her son was just like her, soul–less.

  6. vigilante justice 316 says:

    This is what happen when domestic violence get out of control. This man bring in the knife and the gasoline to intimidate this woman but that day he was the one to get his last deserts! I bet he neva think she would turn the tables on him. This is self defense and any time she would have gotten should be listed as time served for all the @$$ licking she tek from that now dead scum of the earth!

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