Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Autopsy ordered after Sando man found dead

An autopsy has been ordered to confirm what caused the death of a 59-year-old man.

The deceased has been identified as Clive Oliver, of Rushworth Street Extension, San Fernando.

Police officers were told that Oliver was last seen alive on June 5.

Neighbours went to check on Oliver at about 7:00 am Sunday and detected a strong smell upon entering the premises.

The police and paramedics were notified and officers from the San Fernando Police Station responded.

Upon entering the home they found Oliver’s body.

It was in the initial stages of decomposition.

Police were told that Oliver lived alone and was known to have suffered some illnesses.

An autopsy was expected to be performed on Monday at the Forensic Science Center in St James to confirm the cause of death.

More on this as it becomes available. 

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