Thursday 18 July, 2019

Body of elderly man found in Wallerfield

An autopsy has been ordered to confirm the cause of death of a 69-year-old man.

He has been identified as Adrian Jokim Evangelist of Agua Santa Road, Wallerfield.

Police were told that around 10:39 am on Monday, relatives visited the home of the deceased and found his body on the ground.

The body was in an advanced state of decomposition.

The police were notified and the body was viewed by DMO Dr. Laloo who ordered it removed from the scene.

Police said that no marks of violence were seen, however, due to the state of decomposition, this could not be confirmed.

As a result, an autopsy was ordered.

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