Shelton Sanon claims Joseph Lambert approached him for Deputies assassination

A man named Sherlton Sanon of Jacmel, Haiti, appeared in front of a public notary on Monday 1st July 2013, and to everyone's surprise, made an official statement in which he claimed that he was involved in a murder plot of two Parliamentarians. The assassination was scheduled for April 29. Sanon also claimed that he been approached by and was requested for the assassination by the current advisor of President Michel Martelly, Joseph Lambert. Joseph Lambert was also the former Senator of Haiti. What motivated Sherlton Sanon to make this public confession is still not known.


Sherlton Sanon, aged 25, was approached by Joseph Lambert for assassinating the two sitting Parliamentarians - Deputy Levaillant Louis-Jeune and Deputy Saurel Jacinthe. Sanon's arrest was ordered by Judge Maximen Pierre. Before Judge Maximen Pierre heard Sanon, Sherlton also made a recorded confession of his alleged involvement in the assassination plot before Jean Beaubrun L. Rony - the notary public.

In this dramatic event, Sherlton Sanon confessed that he belongs to a gang consisting of 17 members. He also confessed that he was been formerly involved in trafficking drugs in the republic of Haiti and that he has also murdered people on a gun-to-hire basis. The aforementioned deputies whose assassination was requested by former Senator Joseph Lambert were also the former Presidents of the Chamber of Deputies. Despite his dramatic confession, Sherlton Sanon did not reveal the true motivation behind his confession that exposed the former Senator.

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