Thursday 20 June, 2019

Update: Body found in drain near Devil's Woodyard identified

The body of a man which was found in a drain in New Grant on Saturday has been identified as 50-year-old Conrad Gittins.

An autopsy is expected to take place on Monday at the Forensic Science Center in St James to confirm the cause of death.

Gittins’ body was discovered in a drain along in Hindustan in New Grant, in an area known as Devil’s Woodyard.

The body had what appeared to be a wound to his head, and what appeared to be stab wounds to its chest.

Officers from the Tableland police station are continuing investigations.

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