Charles Laplace


Age: 40

Kittitian-Nevisian convicted murderer who was sentenced to death in 2006 for the abduction and brutal murder of his estranged wife Diana Laplace by stabbing her to death in a knife attack in front of their home in the Fig Tree village of Sandy Point, Saint Kitts & Nevis in February 2004, and who became the first person to be hanged in St. Kitts & Nevis in ten years in a rare execution to have occurred in the English-speaking Caribbean nation in nearly a decade.

Cause of Death: Executed by hanging

Born: April 22, 1968

Died: December 19, 2008

Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis