Saturday 18 January, 2020

Body found in Arouca

Police are currently responding to a report that a decomposing body was found in Arouca.

From initial information, shortly before 9 am on Friday, police received a report from residents of the Arima Old Road, in Arouca, that a foul smell had been detected.

Upon investigating, they found what appeared to be the body of a man in a badly decomposed state.

The police were notified and officers from the Arouca police station and the Homicide Bureau were notified.

Police are currently on location.

They are awaiting the body to be viewed by a district medical officer to determine if there were any visible marks of violence.

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